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My Kitten Scratched The White Of My Eye
Kitten scratch on eyeball late this morning. Eye appointment tomorrow noon. Anything I should do in meantime?
Warm packs: I would suggest warm packs to the affected eye, keep it closed go to bed early. The eyelid is a good 'patch' for the eye ...Read more
Corneal abrasion: You might want to go to be seen by a doctor/ophthalmologist so they can check if you have a corneal abrasion (a scratch in the outer layer of your eye). If that is the case you would need antibiotics and be sure it heals well. ...Read more
My cat scratched across my eyeball last night and is still burning today. Is there any thing i can do or should do? Thanks.
My 3 year old daughter was scratched slightly in the white party of her eye by our outdoor kitten who is up to date on all of her shots. He write is slightly red but she is not complaining about it and doesn't seem to be bothering her our getting worse. D
Cat scratch: You may want to check your cat for cat scratch fever ( a real disease) by bartonella, and if the cat is positive discuss with the pediatrician how to monitor your child or treat them prophylacticlaly since cat scratch fever can cause uveitis and inflammation of the eye .May anyway want topical antibiotics so no scarring occurs ...Read more