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Melissa98409 04-25-2014 10:44 AM

Help! Sinus' don't drain properly
 
A friend of mine has a 5 month old GSD female who is a rescue and spayed (if that's important). The pup has a reoccurring lump on her forehead that has the vet stumped. She has had a CT scan done and it was decided that the sinus' are not draining properly and the mucus/nose goo is backing up and collecting in her forehead. Has anyone had this happen and do you have and advice for managing this condition that I can pass along to her? Thanks!

huntergreen 04-25-2014 12:28 PM

in people an ent doc would widen the passage. i am sure it is painful and will cause a smelly infection.

Melissa98409 04-25-2014 12:44 PM

Do they do that with dogs too?

Melissa98409 04-25-2014 07:03 PM

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Apparently the name of it is called "Front sinus mucal seal" and this is what she looks like.


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