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Infection from Cat?

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I Have a domesticated cat, do I need to avoid contact with her while I have dry broken skin on my hands in case of infection such as P. Multocida from her saliva or from her nose? Or is it only if she bites me?

Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical