Cat-Scratch Disease


Cat Scratch Disease

Catscratch Disease

Disease, Cat-Scratch

Disease, Catscratch

Inoculation Lymphoreticuloses

Inoculation Lymphoreticulosis

Inoculative Lymphoreticuloses

Inoculative Lymphoreticulosis

Lymphoreticuloses, Inoculation

Lymphoreticuloses, Inoculative

Lymphoreticulosis, Inoculation

Lymphoreticulosis, Inoculative

A self-limiting bacterial infection of the regional lymph nodes caused by AFIPIA felis, a gram-negative bacterium recently identified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and by BARTONELLA HENSELAE. It usually arises one or more weeks following a feline scratch, with raised inflammatory nodules at the site of the scratch being the primary symptom.