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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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My rabbit seems to have two swollen areas around her

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My rabbit seems to have two swollen areas around her genitals. They look discolored and they are painful
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the rabbit's name and age?
Customer: Camilla, she is about 5 months old. Thank you
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Camilla?
Customer: No. She seems happy. Getting around OK. She is very active and affectionate. That has not changed.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pet
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is this normal?
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Can you upload a photo(s) of this area to our conversation? You can use the paperclip icon in the toolbar above your message box (if you can see that icon) or you can use an external app such as dropbox.com/

I can be more accurate for you if I can see what you're seeing. Here's what normal female genitals look like: https://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.pet-informed-veterinary-advice-online.com/images/xsexing-rabbits-anatomy-doe.jpg.pagespeed.ic.D3lyWOIXhF.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.pet-informed-veterinary-advice-online.com/sexing-rabbits.html&h=300&w=300&tbnid=z9NR0gFdB3KZLM:&tbnh=160&tbnw=160&docid=qkXJ4Od2EReUxM&usg=__TAishpgk81OQMo5EWcmQv9oZdus=&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiTkaiDu9_PAhWkzIMKHeKhDGYQ9QEIIjAA#h=300&tbnh=160&tbnw=160&w=300