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North Newton, KS
A 19-year-old female asked:

Had a spot that looked like a mosquito bite. now is dark red with puss under it. what bit me? and should i be concerned.

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Skin abscess: You must be seen, examined, evaluated and treated. I t is impossible to tell you which insect did this; however, a small, white, hard area can be from fire-ants. If you see yellow or yellow green pus, you must be examined.
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