From: Russell Prater
Date: 2001-07-30 00:18:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Re: Bloodwork
"Bruce Williams, DVM" wrote:
> > My vet is ordering Dr. Weiss' video on ferret surgery and as soon
> as he
> > feels he is capable we plan to remove the lumps from his pancreas
> > that spleen. Do you agree with that?
> I'm not much on insulin glucose ratios. However, with an elevated
> insulin level, and obviously a history of hypoglycemia (an 87 is okay
> though - is he currently on medication), insulinom should be strongly
No, he is not currently on any meds, but I'm thinking about putting him
on PediaPred until such time as his vet gets up to speed on ferret
> However a big spleen that is obviously diminishing Booger's activity
> is fine for removal.
I'm pretty sure we will grab that spleen when we do the partial
I want to thank you for all your help with this case.
Russ, Booger, Bonnie & Clyde
URA Redneck if you go to a stock car race and don't need a program.