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A 41-year-old female asked:

Red spot size of quarter upper thigh inch below ant bites couple of inches above where i do a shot for methotrexate every week! itches and hurts?

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Dr. Morton Levitt
A Verified Doctoranswered
Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical 50 years experience
Red skin lesion: Without a picture, it is difficult to say. Is the spot uniform, of]R does it look like a "target?" Is it flat, or raised? While it could represent a reaction to the ant bites, the proximity to your injection site is worrisome. I would bring it to the attention of your treating physician.

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Last updated Sep 27, 2016

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