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October 28, 2010

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Elizabeth and The Lab Crew

Holy smokes, that is one BIG spleen!!! and that is an understatement...

Janet

wow, that is huge! Did you contact the Guinness Book of World Records? Poor thing, he must have been uncomfortable, to say the least.

Kathleen

That's amazing. Good thing you removed it when you did.

dog shop

OMG! it was huge, it's scary. It's great to know that the dog is fine right now after the major surgery.It was a relief, I guess.

Remediation

thanks, awesome post. great work sir.

Bkr

Just had my dogs spleen removed yesterday. He is a 6 year old German Shepherd. The spleen weighed 2 1/2 lbs and we thought that was big. Holy Cow. Poor Max. I hope he is still doing well. Thanks for the info.

Doc

Hello, Bkr,

Thanks for reading and writing. I hope all goes well with your buddy.

Max is indeed still doing well.

Bkr

Thanks Doc. Any "Post Op" advice?

Doc

Just the usual. No contact sports. Incision clean and dry. Watch for swelling, discoloration or oozing. Talk to your veterinarian about any concerns that you have. He/she is seeing your dog and is your best source of information.

Motorcycle Number Plates

The article is wonderfully written and the way
the points were sent across is very understandable. I loved it.

Michelle

had my dogs spleen removed last Wednesday and it was almost 8lbs, the tumor on the spleen was very large, vet couldn't believe she didn't pass prior to the emergency surgery.

Doc

Hello, Michelle,

Sounds like you're the new record-holder.

Thanks for reading and writing.

DJ

my dog had a spleen tumor and it weighed 4.2 pounds!!!! Thankfully it didn't have cancer =)

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