This afternoon a hamster bit my finger and it bled, so I went to the hospital and got two rabies shots.Q:1. Is it useful to get the vaccine (is it necessary to get the vaccine) 2.
Hello, you said the situation this afternoon by the hamster finger bite bleeding, go to the hospital to inject two shots of rabies vaccine is useful to prevent infection rabies virus, will not be infected with other diseases, do not need to inject other vaccines, pay attention to wound cleaning, to avoid infection inflammation
Hand bitten by a hamster, usually no problem, but hamsters carry a very large number of bacteria and viruses, can spread a variety of epidemic diseases, once bitten by a hamster, to quickly deal with the wound, rinse the wound with a lot of water, squeeze out the blood around the wound, and finally disinfected with alcohol or iodine volts.This will reduce the chance of bacterial or viral infection.A tetanus shot is recommended along with the rabies vaccine.
Put money from your entire description of the situation, the current hamster bite, it is necessary to inject rabies vaccine and tetanus antitoxin and prevention of rabies virus and tetanus bacillus infection, while giving the skin broken wound, iodine disinfection, to avoid the existence of wound infection
If you are accidentally bitten by a hamster, the bite has bleeding, then you need to squeeze out as much blood as possible, wash with running water and soapy water, disinfect with iodine volts, if the wound is relatively large, the contamination is more serious, after such treatment also need to play tetanus, generally do not need to play rabies vaccine, because hamsters generally do not carry the rabies virus.