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That cat of mine scratches me daily. Can I get sick?

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Dr. Richard Feinstein
Dermatology
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In brief: A cat scratch

If your cat is healthy, you cannot get sick from a scratch, especially if the cat is a house cat, and never gets exposed to other animals that can transmit disease.

In brief: A cat scratch

If your cat is healthy, you cannot get sick from a scratch, especially if the cat is a house cat, and never gets exposed to other animals that can transmit disease.
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