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A 34-year-old female asked:

Female 34, kwazulu natal. ons saturday afternoon something bit me on my back. itchy and little red. the next morning its bruised with symptoms, headache, jaw paint in the left and ear ache. dizzy today monday and generally not feeling well. help?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Temperature: You may have a tick or insect borne illness, including encephalitis. Take a photo of the area, remove any ticks or stingers using forceps. Please see your physician, drink fluids and rest.
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