If you worked that hard to post, you're probably already worried. Why not give your vet a call?
If someone here tells you it's no big deal, and it goes bad, that's a problem for you, your dog and the forum.
Those extra steps during the forum registration are the reason you won't find any spam here. Prior to that process, a very high percentage of new members were actually spambots and the moderators would spend hours every day cleaning up.