A female asked:
10 yr old bite right arm between elbow & wrist through fleece coat and long sleeve shirt no blood some skin broke like abrasion do need worry infectio?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Sari Nabulsi answered
Specializes in Pediatrics
Bite: animal bites need to be cleaned with soap and water and apply antibiotics ointment on it. Make sure he is up to date on his vaccination. If there is defends of skin, you need to see your doctor to make sure antibiotics are needed or not
Answered on Feb 16, 2015
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