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RE: Necropsy?

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Posted by: PHFaust at Tue Oct 12 00:38:19 2010  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by PHFaust ]  
   

>>My son's African Leopard Tortoise passed away. He was about 6 months old. Might it be possible for the vet to do a necropsy?
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Necropsy's can be done shortly after death. for best results the animal should be examined with in a few hours of death. Refrigerating the animal will help. Freezing can cause problems with results, but information can still be learned.
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