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Gnat bites swelling

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Allergist: there are a number of Allergists in Madison. I am not familiar with any of them. As it is obvious she has been treated by someone I would call her pri... Read More

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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Shingles : If painful this might be shingles see MD were always on the lookout for it.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Seeking medical : Attention is never bad or wrong, afterall, you do have a problem. Alternatively, l if you feel comfortable using a sterile instrument you can pop the ... Read More
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Insect bites: The blisters needs to be open. May try otc oral antihistamine and topical steroid cream. Look for sgsn of infection. If no improvement ned to see your... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
? Impetigo: What you describe sounds suspicious for impetigo, a strep infection of your skin. You can have a tiny break in your skin that you were not even aware ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ebner
Dermatology 18 years experience
That's what I do :): Your question made me smile. I do the same thing with insect bites that are very itchy. I think it helps because what you are doing by using your fi... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine 30 years experience
Anti itch cream: Over the counter , Hydrocortisone or Benadryl (diphenhydramine)
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Spencer
Dermatology 36 years experience
Avoid fragrances: Gnats might be attracted to traces of fragrances on your body from personal care products such as soap, shampoo, conditioner, and antiperspirant. Eve... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 44 years experience
All bites...: By insects are basically treated the same way, usually with corticosteroid creams, plus an antibiotic if an infection should develop. And remember to ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
Steroid cream: Prescription cream will be more effective but you can try otc hydrocortisone. Otc antihistamine may help. Cirtirazine or Loratadine are far preferable... Read More
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Dr. Joel Sabean
Dermatology 51 years experience
Two I like: I like an oil of clove stick to dab the lesions for relief and calendula containing creams for broader areas of relief.

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