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how to pop a blister from a bug bite?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Usually recommend : That you don't break open a blister from a bug bite to reduce chances of developing an infection.
Answered on Oct 1, 2013

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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No, if this is : Likely an allergic rxn. See dr. Bites may cause no sx's/signs except for 2 small points where skin was punctured. When there's a reaction, it may sh ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
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Blister: If a blister is sterile, it does not need to be popped and may actually act as a barrier to infection. If their is surounding redness or tenderness, p ... Read More
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Second degree burn: will blister and cause pain. You will need to be examined and placed on antibiotic burn cream and check your tetanus status.
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Dr. Susana Duncan
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Leave it alone: A simple blister, that is one that is not in an area that is constantly under pressure, such as on the buttock, will gradually subside in size and beg ... Read More
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