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Simba

Date Stranded: February 22, 2024
Date Released: March 28, 2024

Reason for Stranding

Found floating at Isla Blanca jetties near Jesus Christ statue.

Patient History

60.9 lb non-FP juvenile loggerhead.

Patient Injuries

Severe case of epibiota, no obvious injuries or abnormalities.

Patient Treatments

In-house PCV = 16%, TP = 2.4 g/dl, glucose = 21, started on Ceftazidime, Vit B Complex, and Normosol with Dextrose.

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