A 13-year-old female asked:
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found a small red tick on my child's neck 3 days ago, she has a tiny red bump and swollen lymph node she is on amoxilin 250mg, should i have concerns ?

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Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Treated: Well it sounds like you got the tick out and started treatment right away. Now you do not know what kind of tick this was. So it may not be the kind that sends lymes. You are on the treatment regimen as a precaution anyway.
Answered on Jan 16, 2016

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