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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: 3 years ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Joan replied 3 years ago.
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?
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.