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Was scratched by dog no blood should i take vaccination

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Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

and my pet is also healthy As 10 day over!!now I have to take any vaccination??plz suggest!! Scratch ...'m totally safe from rabies??or I have to take more vaccination!!its now 20 days... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta MD

sir i have just completes my third and last dose of rabies but by mistake i scratch my wound and at that time theres is little amount of blood i found then what should i do should should... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

i have not had tetanus vaccine in 13 years. I have had about 7 doses and had a reaction from the last one. We now have a dog and I got a small scratch-just a red mark-no blood. Am I at risk ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Das Arindam MD

be transmitted from the opossum to this dog. And i don't know if i need to take a rabies vaccine . ...hi i was scratched by my friends's dog on my face, but i didn't notice the wound at... View answer

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Dr. Deepak MD

A dog tried to bite me today in the morning at 2.30.But there was no blood. There was onlya red mark on the skin. Should I take vaccination for Rabies or not? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Gaurav Patel MD

when i was playing with my pet dog its nail touched me it has swollen on my hand for 1hour ...and it has gone ...should i take the rabies vaccine??..it has happen 2months agoo and i hav taken... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurav Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr.    Maria Daud MD

Hello, I was bit by a local dog and took 3 doses of rabies properly as per schedule. Since the dog was not rabid and was fine, I did not follow up on the remaining 2 doses. now a puppy s teeth... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Maria Daud ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhilesh Dubey MD

.he suddenly run over my leg n his nails gave me a scratch on my leg .i m worried about this.dog is not vaccinated against the rabies.scratch is very mild and there was no blood .what... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhilesh Dubey ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Praveen MD

and a booster a several months ago this year 2012. should i need to get another shot for this? although the dog that scratch my feet is already had his vaccine for anti rabbies. I don t know if... View answer

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Dr. AJEET SINGH MD

I was wearing a pant street dog (which did not look like mad )tried to scratch me with his teeth I ... was not much broken it was just small red dot should I take injection? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. AJEET SINGH ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

Hello dear, welcome to HCM forum. That depends on the site and depth of the wound. If there was blood oozing, boosting dose is needed. Be free to ask any further questions. Take care . Thank you.

Dr. Maheshwari MD

Hi,You may need antitetnus injection first,for rabbies if you think dog is not well itself then that dog and you should be checked by local doctor and discuss further. Pls reply with thanks,if you like...

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

Oh yes, you should. Hope the puppy was vaccinated