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What are the tests for animal bite?

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Dr. Scott Lippe
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Animal bites

Well thats a problem you are placed in antibiotics if the site gets infected it can be cultured if the animal is wild you may need rabies shots you must seek out medical care for this asap.

In brief: Animal bites

Well thats a problem you are placed in antibiotics if the site gets infected it can be cultured if the animal is wild you may need rabies shots you must seek out medical care for this asap.
Dr. Scott Lippe
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Dr. Jerry Clements
Travel Medicine
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In brief: Rabies in animal

Animal can be tested (brain) for rabies.
Wound can be tested for other bacteria from, eg, cat bite.

In brief: Rabies in animal

Animal can be tested (brain) for rabies.
Wound can be tested for other bacteria from, eg, cat bite.
Dr. Jerry Clements
Dr. Jerry Clements
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