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this 65 year old woman was bitten by her cat on the dorsal aspect of the right middle finger. any risk of infection?

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Dr. Milton Mintz
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Yes: Bites are notorious for getting infected. Should scrub wound as soon as possible soap ; water. Should inflammation occur see pcp.
Answered on Jan 1, 2014

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