Conservation Veterinary nursing in Vietnam – Wound management in the Sunda pangolin, Manis javanica Sophie…
Age & Gender:
6 Years old
Severe bite wounds, bleeding and in shock. The muscles were minced. The wounds were surgically cleaned, and the dog was stabilized. Photizo light therapy was started immediately. The dog was brought back with severe swelling and accumulation of fluids in the tissues and muscles. Bloody urine was present due to the severe tissue damage. We anticipated multi-organ failure. Severe sloughing took place due to the tissue trauma.
Duration Of Photizo Treatment:
Photizo treatment was done daily.
Treatment In Conjunction With Photizo:
Patient received only Photizo Light therapy, as this was the only treatment the dog tolerated.
Condition After Photizo:
Patient was discharged happy and healthy.