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abcess tooth

June 30th, 2008, 10:58 AM
my sweet cat chewbacca had a swelled cheek for 2 days took to vet and now they say she might have cancer i cant stop crying, but emergency care place said looked like an abcessed tooth. im so sick. she is 13 a calico and so sweet.:sad:

June 30th, 2008, 02:28 PM
I'm sorry you're having such a difficult time, ragtopgirl. :grouphug: Whose care is she under now, and what tests have they done?

:fingerscr that this is an abcess and not cancer! Hang in there. :grouphug:

:goodvibes: for chewbacca!

June 30th, 2008, 04:17 PM
Ragtopgirl,lets hope it's only a bad tooth,sounds to me very likely.:fingerscr
What did the vet base the idea of cancer on??

June 30th, 2008, 06:28 PM
thank you for your concern, she will be treated tomorrow for her abcess and tooth removal, will do a biopsy to make sure its just an abcess!!!:fingerscr, i am praying for a good report!! keep me and her in your thoughts, thank you.

June 30th, 2008, 08:48 PM
:fingerscr, 32 crossed :pawprint:s, :pray:s, and :goodvibes: for a good biopsy report!

July 1st, 2008, 12:53 AM
My 17yr old tortie just had a couple of teeth removed & she came through the surgery with flying colours. Duffy & I send :goodvibes: :goodvibes: for Chewbacca I'm sure she'll do fine.

:fingerscr for good biopsy results