Last night I was attacked by my cat it bit

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Q: Last night I was attacked by my cat. it bit me pretty good on the face and head. I have some bruising and swelling but not much pain. The cat is an inside cat but there is a slight chance that it could have came in contact with a raccoon. I have it in quarantine at the animal shelter. should I seek treatment or see how the quarantine goes.

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