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Linda Simmon
Linda Simmon, Veterinarian
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My cats canine fell out a yesterday and today he seems to

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My cats canine fell out a yesterday and today he seems to have an ulcer on his lip above the area that the tooth fell out
JA: The Expert can shed more light on dental procedures and their possible side effects. What's the dog's name and age?
Customer: my pet is a cat and his name is ***** ***** he’s 7 yrs old
JA: Is there anything else the Vet should know about Baby?
Customer: His an indoor cat and has always been healthy
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Linda Simmon replied 18 days ago.
Hi there, you are through to Dr Linda.
I'm sorry to hear this happened, it must have been concerning.
This indicates serious periodontal disease and I would want Baby's mouth checked by a vet for any further dental disease, abscesses or ulcers.
They may well benefit from a dental cleaning and medicine such as antibiotics and pain relief.
While most of the time this is a result of dental disease, other possibilities would include trauma and tumours so a general check would be sensible.
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Linda Simmon replied 18 days ago.
Not at all and all the best to Baby.