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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Up to you: If you are allergic to the bites, then they will itch for weeks. If you scratch them, they will itch until you quit scratching them. They can cause ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Tick bite: A tick-bite granuloma usually develops days or months after the bite and can take months to years to resolve. his might be caused by fragments of the ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Klein
20 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: A rash that occurs immediately after a tick bite is usually inflammation from the bite itself, or the tick burying in your skin, much like a splinter ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Depends on the type of rash and illness associated with the rash. More information is needed here. Lyme disease present differently from rocky mount ... Read More
A 83-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: http://www.nhls.ac.za/?page=alerts&id=5&rid=468 Please consult this site for information on this topic. Common symptoms are fever, headache, ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
See doc: If the bite is truly infected, it will need to be seen and treated. Do this asap.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience Dentistry
Rabies concern: If you were bitten by a bat you need to see a doctor. Bats can carry rabies. Call doctor today.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not usually: Poison ivy tends to involved a much large area of the skin than a mosquito bite. The blisters may not appear until 1 to 3 days later after contact. M ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Willa Terry
31 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: There are many different types of ticks in the United States, some of which are capable of transmitting infections; it depends upon the geographic loc ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Larvae don't bite: Flea larvae survive on eating digested blood from adult flea feces, dead skin, hair, feathers, and organic debris found in carpet, rugs, fabric on fur ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Sometimes: Some tick bites can cause that reaction.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Dz transmission: Both have potential to transmit infectious diseases.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Chigger vs Mosquito: Chigger's bites often have a small red in the center of a welt & occur in areas where skin is tender like the crotch, armpits, beltline, backs of kn ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
2-3 days: 2-3 days.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Abel
25 years experience Pediatrics
Hygine: Keep clean and apply some neosporin to the bites and no picking or scratching them. If they get red, tender, hot to the touch, or oozing see your doc ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hard to know: Bruising is common with mosquito stings.Right after being bitten by a mosquito you may develop a soft white bump than later transitions into a hard, b ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Signs of infection : Can include redness, warmth, tenderness, swelling, pus, or red streaks. If you have these - please seek medical care.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barton Cook
30 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
Depends: Lyme disease, rocky mountain spotted fever, ehrlichiosis, tularemia, babesiosis, colorado tick fever, anaplasmosis, q fever, etc. It depends upon wher ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
31 years experience Pediatrics
Bug Bites: Mosquito bites may not have a central blister unlike bug bites
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Must be seen: Try over the counter 1% Hydrocortisone cream - apply a thin layer am/pm. If not improved in 5 days call your private physician.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It the mosquito : Can alight on your eye long enough to bite - then it can occur. This would be more likely to occur if someone was asleep.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raymond Schneider
45 years experience Family Medicine
Usually not: In some areas of the world they may carry infection. Leishmaniasis is carried by a sand flea, but in this county i think you are pretty safe. Mostly ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
See doctor.: First of all you need a tetanus shot if you haven't had one for 5-10 years. Cats have relatively "dirty" mouths, meaning they have a lot of bacteria o ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Deer ticks - Ixodes: Certain ticks are associated with certain diseases. For Lyme disease, classically the 'deer tick' is described- Ixodes scapularis. Deer ticks go throu ... Read More

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