All hand wounds, dog bite wounds with delayed presentation, cat bites
, and puncture wounds should be allowed to heal by secondary intention with secondary closure held in reserve only for large wounds after a thorough debridement and sterile appearing wound bed.
Bacteriologic analysis of infected dog and cat bites
Emergency Medicine Animal Bite Infection Study Group.
The truth is: You could get treatment anywhere for your cat bite
abscesses are usually the result of a cat fight.
Animal Control was notified of a person with a cat bite
on Prospect Street.
wounds can cause inflammation, persistent swelling or fever and should be referred to the doctor.
One of the types of bacteria found in cat bite
abscesses can cause meningitis in people, as can Pasturella, an infection that can follow on from a cat bite
to a human.
The first case of P dagmatis endocarditis, initially designated Pasteurella new species, occurred in a healthy man after a cat bite
e most common of lameness in cats is a cat bite
and in cases like these a cat might need a course of antibiotics.
wound infections: a prospective clinical and microbiological study at three emergency wards in Stockholm, Sweden.
Such septic infection is very rare and I think Mrs Silvera was killed by a cat bite
A cat bite
, for example, can become infected and make a cat quieter and less active than usual.
Preliminary studies have not been able to detect WNV in the saliva of infected dogs, so there does not appear to be a risk of humans becoming infected through a dog or cat bite
This swelling may be a cat bite
abscess, especially if your cat is an unneutered tom, or prone to fighting.
There are many different possible causes of limping, such as something in his paw, a cat bite
abscess or, as you suggest, a broken bone.