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tick bite looks like a pimple

A 5-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Did you remove the t: Did you remove the tick? Was it a deer tick-----a tiny one? Was it deeply embedded? Engorged with blood? If it was not a deer tick, if not embedded y ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
If a tick you: Want it out of there. Please see your doc to have it removed. If something else he/she can tell you. Lyme disease is not fun so try to avoid it. P ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Rash bulls eye: Have your doctor check it out. Take a picture of it for the record.' It may look different when you get in to see the doctor. Should be checked for ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Tick & pimple?: If this pimple is not at the site from which the tick was removed it is unlikely that the two are related.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. MICHAEL LENOIR
53 years experience Allergy and Immunology
It could be: Almost all insects bite leave a small cysts like pimple but often ticks leave the head in the lesion. You can be tested but only by reputable labs.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
29 years experience Urgent Care
Need to see your doc: I am sorry that you had to face this issue. Dear tick can result in infection that has far reaching complications and needed to be treated appropriate ... Read More
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Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes and no. : If you are thinking lyme disease not likely but you could have cellulitis brewing. Watch for fewer and redness from the center
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Possible: The pinsized dot may be a tick. Have her checked. The bullseye rash does not appear immediately. All the best.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Froude
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Wait and see: I assume your general health is good. If so and this lesion isnt outright painful it probably isnt herpetic.it is most likely minor folliculitis. If i ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
35 years experience Pediatrics
No, a tick bite: first appears as a small red spot, not necessarily raised. Sometimes there is no mark at all. If the tick had to be removed, there may be more of a r ... Read More

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