Cat Scratch Disease (Bartonella henselae)

Cat Scratch Disease (CSD) is a bacterial infection caused by Bartonella henselae, which is generally spread to people through cat bites or scratches. Most healthy people do not develop any symptoms, but those with a mild infection usually get better without any treatment.

  • About Bartonella
    CSD facts: including how the disease is spread, common symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention information.

 

Updated Tuesday, 16-Nov-2010 12:22:09 CST