A 30-year-old male asked:
My mini dachshund bit my eyebrow and the area a bit above it, should I be worried about my eye at all? There isnt any bood just red tiny holes.
1 doctor answer
Dr. Heidi Fowler answered
24 years experience in Psychiatry
If bitten by a dog &: wound is minor - wash w soap &water, apply antibiotic ointment &cover w bandaid /bandage. Get tetanus shot if you haven’t had one in last 10 years or your don’t know. For more serious wound or possible infection, apply pressure &obtain urgent care. Per mayo clinic, if last tetanus shot was > 5 years ago &wound is “deep or dirty”, a booster shot may be recommended. If you are having any visual >
Answered on Oct 31, 2015
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