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Monkey bite

Premium Questions

Dr. Rakesh Karanwal MD

that there might be a remote possibility of scratching/biting by any monkey. Although this seems almost impossible ... question is- In the present circumstances is there any possibility of rabies by... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Karanwal ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

monkey give me secraching on my leg can ai go for vaccination ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr.  Rohan Khandelwal MD

Hi, This happened to me 15 years ago. I am not sure whether i was bitten by a monkey in my hand, I cleaned the area immediately and applied the Betnisol Oinment and Limestone powder. Is there any chances ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rohan Khandelwal ( Oncologist)
Dr. Jay Patel MD

Hello Doctor, I am XXXXXX I had a monkey bite on my left calf on 20th April 2013 in Hospital Premises. After bite, Doctor (B.A.M.S.) clean my wound within 10 minutes with Detol & Savlon as well ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jay Patel ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

Hello, I am traveling in Bali and a wild monkey jumped on my back 2 days ago to snatch my glasses ... messages online. Some say to not worry as it wasn't a bite - and that there are no chance Of rabies ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Amarnath MD

Hi, I have been bitten by 2 Monkeys today very deep & badly at several places ( 5 ~ 6 Deep wounds) on both of my Legs and scratch on my hands. It was a sudden attack by 2 Monkeys.The Wounds are very deep ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amarnath ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Ivan R. Rommstein MD

hi i had a full course of rabipur injected myself 25 years ago because of a monkey bite when i was 11 years old .... Now my age is 36 and a monkey again just clawed my beckside of leg yesterday. i ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Hello, I was bitten on 17th february by a monkey. (one of my hands finger). The doctor gave me the tetanus vaksin, only one dosage, and antibiotic, but I´ve read that maybe in some cases it ´s necessary 3 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Abrar Ahmed Khan MD

am taking the injection . is there any problem in future after monkey bite? plz tell me ...I got attacked by monkey on my head and he injected one teeth on the upper part of my head , high ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abrar Ahmed Khan ( Dentist)
Dr.  Praveen G MD

A monkey bite my daughter hand in kualampur only a dot of blood comes out we went to the hospital ... is that right with simple bite with no pain.or we should seek another vaccination because this was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Prasad MD

Not necessary. However if there was a bite, then you need to consider it.

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

Talk to your physician and go for Rabipur injections (anti-rabies) if there is bleeding. Clean the wound with soap and water. Also take TT injections if not taken in last 5 years.

Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

Good evening..you need to take rabies vaccination. These antibiotics won't prevent hepatitis b. But at the same time it is very less likely to get hepatitis b from monkey bites. Kindly get yourself rabies...