Animal bites

Alternative Names

Bites – animals

Definition of Animal bites

An animal bite can result in a break in the skin, a bruise, or a puncture wound.


Possible symptoms include:


Jacob L. Heller, MD, MHA, Emergency Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 1/13/2010

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