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I am sorry to hear your cat has this parasite.
Usually these do not make a cat sick, or have a fever.
I remove these by enlarging the hole a little with forceps, tweezers, or hemostats, and then pull the worm out with the same tool. Applying a topical anesthetic helps, if you have anything like lidocaine cream
Sometimes you can push them out from beneath. Be careful not to break up the worm if you do.
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Yes that is what I do. Just be careful to pull it out gently, so it does not break up.
No, just that you are pulling the worm out. Only grab the worm with the tweezers, or try squeezing it out from below. Are you sure there is a worm in there? This could be an infection, or abscess.
If it is worm, it has to breathe from time to time and you see its head move into the little hole. If it is an infection, there may just be fluid moving around inside.
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