A 39-year-old male asked:
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wife has 6 bug bites on arm, two days later, red marks, bites swollen, has pain from shoulder to fingertips, center of bites are blistering?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Needs to see doctor: It sounds like she may have been bit by a brown recluse spider and needs to be seen asap.
Answered on Aug 21, 2020

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Hydrocortisone cream: OTC, would help, also cold compresses, give it time though, you will be fine, but any clue about the bug?

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