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Treatment For Pain At Vaccination Injection Sites
Latin word for cow, vacca, because of the smallpox/cowpox work of edward jenner, vaccination is the administration of a substance, live organism or otherwise, that stimulates the immune response to prevent a specific disease. Primarily a preventative procedure, some vaccines can ...Read more
I was bitten by a dog and a cat and began taking abhayrab post-exposure rabies vaccinations. Both are fine after ten days. Can i stop treatment?
Bite, not punctured, more like a scrape the size of the top of your pinky finger; by a dog. Vaccinated, but period expires in 12 days. Seek treatment?
Is it okay to wait a day to find out if a dog has been vaccinated or should one seek immediate treatment, with a bite looks more like a small scrape?
R/O CELLULITIS: Cellulitis is a superficial skin infection that can be caused after an abrasion . Keep the area clean and apply topical antibiotics. Seek prompt evaluation for potential need of oral antibiotics/X-ray /labs. Normally AUGMENTIN (amoxicillin and clavulanate) IS STARTED AND TTD GIVEN ...Read more
See below: Hot compress for 10-15 minutes 4-5 times per day. This will increase blood flow to the area and help to absorb what is under the skin. ...Read more
Vaccine Side Effects: This is just a benign side effects of most vaccines , it resolves within few days ...Read more
I had rabies vaccination and the injection site is red and swells. This has been a week now. Is this normal? How long should it usually go down?
This should be: checked by a doctor. Some pain and swelling and slight redness at the site is not uncommon, but these symptoms for one week could signify infection, which would need treatment. ...Read more
I had an intramuscular injection of voltaren, (diclofenac) it bruised and swelled then i have lump under the skin at the site of injection for 2 months,treatment?
See details: See the doc who gave you the injection. ...Read more
Isn´t it strange to still have hematomas (+very mild pain if pressed) in the injection sites (both buttocks) after 9 months since last B12 injection?
Yes: Pain from intramuscular injections do not usually last that long. ...Read more
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