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Swelling bursingcat bite scath and punture, just happened

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swelling bursingcat bite scath and punture
JA: Any recent injuries? How long have you been dealing with the swelling?
Customer: just happened ice it
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no had knee surguy three weeks ago
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 months ago.

you had a cat bite and scratch and puncture?

is this a wild cat or a domestic home cat? did you wash the bite area with soap and water?