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The doctor put me on amoxicillin clavulanate for a bad cat scratch from an unknown, outdoor cat?
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
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In brief: Cat Scratch
Cat scratch causes an infection, most of the time in healthy people it clears by bitself.
Your doctor has prescribed to prevent you from getting a bacterial infection as it is outdoor cat.Finish the course.

In brief: Cat Scratch
Cat scratch causes an infection, most of the time in healthy people it clears by bitself.
Your doctor has prescribed to prevent you from getting a bacterial infection as it is outdoor cat.Finish the course.
Dr. Yash Khanna
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