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A 30-year-old female asked about a female:

Bug bite that started out small on monday. today it is much larger has white pus in the middle and red ring around it. it hurts when touched.

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Infected Bite: the area is now infected. Don't pop the area of pus. Take him in to be seen today so treatment can be started for Cellulitus and possibly an abscess.

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Last updated May 1, 2021

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