Conservation Veterinary nursing in Vietnam – Wound management in the Sunda pangolin, Manis javanica Sophie…
Patient presented in shock and pain after being bitten by another dog. The patient sustained severe bruising on the caudal ventral abdomen as well as on the right hind limb
Duration Of PhotizoTreatment:
Phototherapy was done for 4 minutes, once a day (using the Tissue Trauma protocol), for 5 days. The patient was kept on concurrent antibiotics and anti-inflammatory drugs.
Treatment and case study was done by Vetlight in Pretoria.
Condition After Photizo:
The bruising improved dramatically over the first few days. No tissue was lost due to necrosis and the patient was able to walk on the leg, without limping, much sooner than initial evaluations predicted.