The average length of hospital stay was longer (11 [range 1-60] days) in cases of dog bites than in cases of cat bites
or scratches (8.3 [range 3-41] days).
Cat-scratch disease occurs when a cat licks an open wound and can also be transferred if a cat bites
or scratches a person's skin hard enough to break the surface.
Sepsis of total knee arthroplasty after domestic cat bite
: should we warn patients?
Bacteriologic analysis of infected dog and cat bites
Emergency Medicine Animal Bite Infection Study Group.
These bacteria may cause local wound infections after a dog or cat bite
and may lead to sepsis, meningitis, and disseminated coagulopathy.
If there are concerns about rabies from a dog or cat bite
, the animal can be quarantined for 10 days.
Although the condition generally is transmitted by a scratch, some doctors believe it may also be caused by a cat bite
A 10-year-old girl died in Svay Rieng province on Tuesday after contracting rabies from a cat bite
in early December last year.
TRAVELLERS are being warned about rabies after a UK national caught it from a cat bite
Health officialssaid they became infected with the disease following a cat bite
during a visit to the North African country.
aJISAWA, "Necrotizing fasciitis after a cat bite
: a case report," Kansenshogaku Zasshi, vol.
We present a case of sepsis and coma in an elderly immunocompetent woman due to Pasteurella multocida after a cat bite
Eight cases of human tularemia occurred through a cat bite
: 7 of these cases involved adults and 1 involved a 6-year-old child.
Today Rob sends another e-mail: "In addition to my initial fee of $624 associated with my cat bite
, I got a second bill for $194.70.
3:14 p.m., Animal Control was notified of a person with a cat bite
on Prospect Street.