Species: Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas)
Transferred patient (CM23-13)
Arrival Date: October 12, 2014
Stranding Location: Unknown
Admission Weight: 53.8 kg., 118.36 lbs.
Current Weight: 54.82 kg.,120.6 lbs.
Initial Condition: Healed boat strike
Morgan is a subadult that was a permanent resident at Gumbo Limbo. Currently looking to be placed at a facility.
Patient requires continued treatment but is progressing well.
Minor adjustments have been made to the patient's treatment.
Patient is off all medications.
9/15/2023 - Morgan will still perform radiographs twice a month to ensure shell rot is not spreading.
9/1/2023 - Weekly wound care.
8/18/2023 - Discontinued antibiotics.
7/28/2023 - Not as interested in eating as previously. Started on different pain medications.
6/23/2023 - We found shell rot on the back end of her carapace and are treating her with antibiotics and silver cream.
4/28/2023 - We are continuing target training at feedings.
4/7/2023 - Currently continuing target training at feedings.
3/24/2023 - Currently looking to be placed at a facility and continuing target training at feedings.
3/17/2023 - New patient.