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my tortoise is bleeding below on his lower body shell what

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my tortoise is bleeding below on his lower body shell what could it be?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Joan replied 2 years ago.
Hello,
My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years woth special ineterst in Reptiles and Reptile Rescue.
What type of tortoise do you have?
Can you tell me about the set up for housing?
Do you have a Tortoise table or tank?
Substrate?
Supplements?
Diet normally Fed?
UVB OR MVB, if UVB linear tube or coil, strength, age of bulb and brand?
Basking bulb?
Temps in enclosure?
Can you post a picture of the area where the tortoise is bleeding. This will help me to see what is happening.
Joan