Tag : Insulinoma

Written on Apr, 01, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

Big E came home from the Emer­gency Vet­eri­nary ICU on New Year’s day with a sup­ply of high poten­cy steroid pills, spe­cial high glu­cose food, and instruc­tions for feed­ing him every 2–6 hours.  Stress was to be avoid­ed and his activ­i­ties lim­it­ed.  At home Big E did noth­ing but eat and sleep. After two days  I called the  hos­pi­tal to …

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Written on Mar, 11, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

Emer­gency Vet­eri­nary Hos­pi­tals, in urban set­tings, can be mod­ern facil­i­ties with state of the art diag­nos­tic equip­ment and thought­ful­ly designed inte­ri­or lay­outs. We took Big E to a spe­cial­ized emer­gency vet­eri­nary hos­pi­tal to have a diag­nos­tic ultra­sound of his pan­creas.  We had  an appoint­ment with the Radi­ol­o­gy Depart­ment and arrived on New Years eve at our des­ig­nat­ed time. First impres­sions took …

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