A 19-year-old female asked:
does a bite from a mosquito that carries chinkunguya look different than a normal bite? how to tell the difference?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Roy Arnold answered
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Identical: The bite from an infected mosquito looks the same as from a non-infected one. That is why insect repellant, long sleeves and netting are important. Thanks for trusting HealthTap!
Answered on May 23, 2016
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