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A female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Hive?: Sounds like this is new for you. If the spots come and go within a 24 hour period, then almost certainly hives. Watch out for new foods or personal ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Redness/bite: this is possibly ab infected or inflammed bite, Time to seee your phyician,the rednesss is worrisome.
A female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Urticaria: Allergic in nature. Apply Benadryl gel
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Likely unrelated: Unless you had abnormal friction from the towel, it is unlikely that the towel is to blame. Painful purple spots sound like purpura, a medical name f ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Eaton
20 years experience Dermatology
Perhaps lyme disease: Several bites can cause this response, and it most often means nothing to your health, and clears without treatment. Dermatologists consider lyme dis ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Well....: Bed bug bites may cause no sx's/signs in some except for 2 small points where skin was punctured by bedbug. When there's a reaction, it may show from ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Probably none: If it looks like ringworm it is probably ringworm and not a spider bite. Have your doctor look at it to see what could be going on.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. TORY MCJUNKIN
18 years experience Pain Management
Shingles pain: Shingles is a painful nerve and skin condition caused by the virus herpes zoster and occurs in a dermatomal pattern. Usually there are several lesson ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Unable to answerr: without photo documentation.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It depends: About 70 to 80% of people get a rash from a tick bite but about 20% get a "bull's eye" round rash called erythema migrans.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not necessarily: Bat bites may not itch and may not hurt either. If you have the slightest doubt about a bat bite, see your doctor and get rabies vaccine.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
That could be one: Presentation. But, if you didn't see a spider - i wouldn't automatically assume that you were bit by a spider. This finding can occur with a variety ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Pedro Cabrera
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Spider Bite: Spiter bites can develop necrotic tissue and if you have not seek medical treatment or the bite has been exposed to the environment if a fly has come ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
Depends : There are only 4 genera of spiders in the us that are dangerous to humans but generally, there may be 1 or 2 small puncture wounds in the center of a ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarah Kohl
34 years experience Travel Medicine
Red bumps in a line: Bed bugs bites look like red bumps or welts. They are often in a line. They are very itchy.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: This depends on the type of spider involved. Bed bug bites are irritating but usually of minimal importance.Some spider bites can cause significant ti ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Please see: Please see a dermatologist to get the best treatment.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Bite: Can be an insect bite and can also be hives. The rash needs to be examined by a doctor for proper diagnosis.
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A member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: This depends on the stage and severity of the bite. See http://www.Emedicinehealth.Com/spider_bite_brown_recluse_spider_bite/page11_em.Htm for pictur ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
30 years experience Family Medicine
Small red bite: More pix here: http://www.Mudbog.Net/forum/attachments/f18/5026d1303262314-pets-tick-bug-season-tick-bite.Jpg.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It would be : Hard to tell without an in-person evaluation.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Depends: If your talking about the mosquito getting a rash after he bites you its hard to see. Look through a magnifying glass at his chest and proboscus area. ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
34 years experience Pediatrics
Not: bed bug is harder to get rid off.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Abscess?: If there is any evidence of pus or an abscess this needs to be seen urgently. And, any spreading rash should be evaluated in person urgently.
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