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Second update on Sammie

The ultrasound revealed that Sammie's pancreas has some nodules on it that they say are likely scar tissue from previous bouts of pancreatic inflammation. This scar tissue, they said, is probably contributing to the glucose spikes she's been having. I'm going to talk to their feline diabetes specialist this afternoon to work out a plan for controlling her glucose better so that her pancreas doesn't get this badly inflamed again. Then I'll be taking her home and watching her very closely for a while.

But they also say that she's been doing much, much better since I brought her in. Her appetite is back in full force, and she's drinking and urinating normally again. Also, not vomiting! Yay!

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( 2 comments — Leave a comment )
Dec. 6th, 2016 06:16 pm (UTC)
YAYYY!!! So glad to hear!
Dec. 6th, 2016 11:41 pm (UTC)
So glad to hear it! Diabetes messes up the whole bodily system, but if she is doing better, she's doing better.

I need a new "my cat and me" icon.
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