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A 42-year-old female asked:

Getting weals for 3 wks. ruled out insect bites & bed bugs. raise up, get inflamed (hot & red). last about 5 days. doc said bites i think anxiety?help

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Bites: In my experience such cases almost always turn out to be due to insect bites. Bed bugs can be very elusive. A dermatologist is best qualified to make the diagnosis and advise you.

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