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Q. Big-huge!!! pocket on rear, near rectum, difficulty defecating- also painful. He is about 45 pounds and is losing weight.

A. It is important to get this assessed as soon as possible with a full physical exam and maybe xrays. I would be concerned about an abscess, hernia or mass but the more he strains the more he risks doing permanent damage

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LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

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