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A 34-year-old female asked:

while at lake yestrdy & out of water saw sm pin mark w blood running down leg. today site is red, slt swollen, warm and itches around site. concerns?

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Dr. Warren Wolfe
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Yes: You were probably bitten by some organism while in the water. Might be serious or not depending on what bit you. Your best bet now is to see your family physician or a dermatologist ASAP

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