Date Stranded: December 24, 2023
Date Released: February 4, 2024

Reason for Stranding

Stuck in the rocks at Boca Chica jetties channel side

Patient History

3.5 lb non-FP juvenile green

Patient Injuries

moderate plastron abrasions, minor/severe carapace abrasions.

Patient Treatments

In-house PCV = 28%, TP = 3.8 g/dl, glucose = 161, started on Ceftazidime, Vit B Complex, Normosol,and Meloxicam.

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