Message Number: YG3422 | New FHL Archives Search
Date: 2001-05-10 17:27:00 UTC
Subject: Re vaginal discharge was Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Digest
Number 174

In a message dated 05/10/01 7:47:43 PM Eastern Daylight Time, writes:

<< My auction rescue girl has a dark gooey discharge
from her vagina - I'm concerned as it appears to
be blood. When wiped off with a paper towel it's
reddish. Nothing in any of my books covers
anything like this.

I would be quite concerned about a possible pyometra (uterine infection). I
strongly recommend you get her seen soon.

Dr. Ruth
Save lives - spay or neuter your pet.