A 22-year-old female asked:
got bit by a tick yesterday. have a small red itchy bump where the tick bit me (like a mosquito bite). should i go see my doctor about it?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Luis Taylor answered
38 years experience Pulmonology
Absolutely: because of the possibility of your getting Lyme disease , caused by bacteria transmitted by ticks. You may need diagnostic tests and antibiotics. Please schedule an appointment ASAP
Answered on Jun 7, 2018
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