Receiving a wrong diagnosis can be devastating. If the diagnosis is wrong, the treatment will be wrong. But taking the time to get a second opinion – or in Mr. Bowie’s case a third opinion – about the diagnosis you have and a careful evaluation of what treatments there are can be a relief.
Today, I took Mr. Bowie back to Natalie, an experienced cat dermatologist. She performed some medical tests for Mr. Bowie’s comprehensive medical check-up concerning his ear problem. Replacing Mr. Bowie’s food 3 months ago with a hypoallergenic food seems to have solved the problem. At last, after a long 2 years of receiving a wrong diagnosis, time after time…
Meanwhile, Mr. Bowie is outside enjoying the sunshine and recovering from the car ride.
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