i got bitten by a field mouse today and want to know how serious it could be? it wasnt a deep bite it just pierced my skin on the side of my hand but it did bleed a little. what could happen if i dont get a tetnus?
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The only serious consequences can be infection and rat bite fever (rare). Hence it is important to keep the wound clean, take anti tetanus and a course of antibiotics. Please talk to your doctor. Hope this helps. Take care!
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