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What diseases can cat bites cause?

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The most common is a skin infection at the site of the bite.
You can also get catch scratch disease, which results in infection of lymph nodes near the site. Although, this is more common with kittens.

In brief: See below

The most common is a skin infection at the site of the bite.
You can also get catch scratch disease, which results in infection of lymph nodes near the site. Although, this is more common with kittens.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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In brief: DISEASES

Infection w/ or w/o systemic involvement, cat scratch disease, tetanus, bone or joint involvement due to its deep nature, rabies.

In brief: DISEASES

Infection w/ or w/o systemic involvement, cat scratch disease, tetanus, bone or joint involvement due to its deep nature, rabies.
Dr. Darrell Latva
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