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Spider/insect bite on inner arm that hasn't healed. no fever or appetite loss, or anything, but a big red bump still. how long should it take to heal?

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Dr. William Howland
Allergy and Immunology 44 years experience
5-10 days: Most insect bites completely heal in days. Chigger bites may take more than 2 weeks to resolve. Reasons to see a doctor would be ulceration, significant pain, drainage from the bite site or fever

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Last updated Dec 20, 2017

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