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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
36 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 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 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 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Klein
21 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
Dr. Arlo Miller
15 years experience Dermatology
Lyme: A rash around a tick bite, especially if its a target like red rash and you live in part of the country where lyme is common, is essentially diagnosti ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
36 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Be seen: Have a doctor check it. It may need antibiotics.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
25 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 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Lyme Disease: Sometimes Lyme disease may cause a red, radial rash that is clear in the center. This is caused by Borrelia burgdorferi infection.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: If that is indeed a tick bite needs evaluation.
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A member asked:
Dr. Scott Katz
26 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: This type of rash is also known as erythema migrans, and could be a sign of Lyme disease, especially if you live in the northeastern U.S. Your child n ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
36 years experience Adolescent Medicine
14 days: The bullseye rash of lyme disease takes about 14 days to show up. You could have an allergic reaction to a bug bite that will develop within a day. ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Alan Greene
34 years experience Pediatrics
3-28 days: A tick bite can transmit the organism that causes lyme, which can lead to a characteristic circular rash around the tick bite, beginning a few days to ... Read More
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