Date Stranded: February 6, 2024
Date Released: June 24, 2024

Reason for Stranding

Found in tide line in front of La Copa Inn on SPI

Patient History

6.0 lb non-FP juvenile green

Patient Injuries

Missing tips of rear flippers, no obvious injuries or abnormalities

Patient Treatments

In-house PCV = 29%, TP = 2.8 g/dl, glucose = 44, started on Ceftazidime, Vit B Complex, will administer Normosol with Dextrose.

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