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A 28-year-old male asked:

I thought were mosquito bites spreading on legs. they are red, extremely itchy, raised and some have whitish heads. some have sunk and look bruised.

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Fire ant bites: I suggest using Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for the itching and Cortizone-10 ( hydrocortisone cream) for the bites. Please clean the area with alcohol or antiseptic soap.

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