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A 20-year-old male asked:

Im an individual with ocd so i have compulsive hand washing and other things that can result in skin irritation. currently i have skin irritation and have these small red bumps, one of them seems close to another, and im concerned its a bat bite.?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Context: Is critical as far as possible exposure to bats. If that has not happened, visiting a cave, etc, a bat bite would be highly unlikely. Seeing a psychologist may help in reducing the intensity of your OCD.
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