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What sort of disease is cat scratch disease?

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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
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In brief: Infectious

It is an infection caused by a bacterium called bartonella henselae.

In brief: Infectious

It is an infection caused by a bacterium called bartonella henselae.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine
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In brief: Cat scratch/bite ds

See the excellent information provided by the following website: http://www.
Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0002581/ the info is straight-forward and generally in laymen's terms; so it is easily understandable. Bacterial infection from cat scratch/bite or saliva in wound or eye. Generally not serious.

In brief: Cat scratch/bite ds

See the excellent information provided by the following website: http://www.
Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0002581/ the info is straight-forward and generally in laymen's terms; so it is easily understandable. Bacterial infection from cat scratch/bite or saliva in wound or eye. Generally not serious.
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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