Saturday, October 3, 2009

Puppy Surgery

Pre-Op Diagnosis: 3-month old puppy with abdominal wound suffered at home, suspect domestic violence.
Post-Op Diagnosis: Same
Procedures: Abdominal wound closure
Surgeon: Dad
Assistant: Matt Miller
Anesthesia: None
Start Time: 13:44
End Time: 13:47
Fluid Replacement: None
Surgical Wound Classification: Clean
Antibiotics: None
Complications: None
Dressings: None
Post-op Plan: Recovery Room ---> Home after Social Services Clearance
Procedures: Puppy was brought to couch and laid in dorsal supine position. No prepping or draping. No anesthesia. 2-0 Vicryl used to close 2.5 cm midline abdominal wound. Puppy tolerated procedure well. Instrument counts were correct x 2. Sent to recovery room in stable condition.

1 comment:

Kari said...

You are too funny! This made me laugh. Glad to know the puppy survived the surgery! :)

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