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Doctor insights on: Bug Bite Identification Guide

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Hello doctors, i need help with bug bite identification. Where can I go?

Hello doctors, i need help with bug bite identification. Where can I go?

Show it to a doc: Definitely the key to a diagnosis is getting the right doctor to evaluate something. In your case, I would hope your primary doc would be able to help you out. If not, infectious disease specialists are pretty good. Most bug bites aren't very serious, but if this is bothering you - best to get on the phone and try to be seen. Any ideas what it could have come from? Important symptoms like fever?? ...Read more

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What is a pill with identification m380?

Not enough info: Try Pharmer.Org using description of pill with identifier. ...Read more

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Why do we still use culture and microscopic examination as the main way of identification in medmicro?

Why do we still use culture and microscopic examination as the main way of identification in medmicro?

It works: The tried and true methods work and are economical. Other diagnostic modalities such as PCR and MALDITOF are used as appropriate. ...Read more

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Which identification of diabetic?

Which identification of diabetic?

Blood tests: Not sure what you are asking but the way we diagnosed both type 1 or type 2 diabetes is through blood testings. ...Read more

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About early identification of dementia?

About early identification of dementia?

First, it's necessar: To keep an eye on risk factors, like hypertension, alcohol intake, etc. Then regular examinations of memory function. ...Read more

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Describe identification of tumorigenic breast cancer cells?

Describe identification of tumorigenic breast cancer cells?

Diagnosis?: Are you asking how breast cancer cells are found? Most breast cancer is detected by imaging (mammograms, ultrasound, or mri) suspicious areas are then biopsied either through the skin with a needle or through a small incision. ...Read more

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Are there identification cards for autism?

Are there identification cards for autism?

Absolutely Yes: Any person suffering from autism should carry on their person some sort of identification to ensure they are able to communicate their special needs. Individuals who function at a higher level may carry a card in their wallet or purse. Those with lower function may wear id bracelets or id made of durable materials. Check out: medicalert.Org for information. Simple laminate cards can be homemade. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me the means of identification and characteristics of bipolar disorder?

Can you please tell me the means of identification and characteristics of bipolar disorder?

Signs: In bipolar i there has to have been at least one manic episode in one's life. During a manic episode one may have extreme elevated mood, irritability, decreased need for sleep, a lot of energy, impulsive/reckless behavior, hypersexuality and rapid speech. In severe episodes they may have psychosis. The person can then cycle into periods of depression. The frequency of these cycles can vary. ...Read more

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Where can I get checked at without all my papers? Hi i haven't gotten checked for my pregnacy i got pregnate out of state i lost my birthcertificate and social security card and i only have an old school id as an identification is there anywhere i can ge

Where can I  get checked at without all my papers? Hi i haven't gotten checked for my pregnacy i got pregnate out of state i lost my birthcertificate and social security card and i only have an old school id as an identification is there anywhere i can ge

Yes, : Yes, you can be seen at any planned parenthood clinic for example, or many other free or low-cost clinics. You can call your local er for a referral and they can help you, or call your local clinic and they can give you advice on where to be seen for your pregnancy. Congratulations on your pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what is description and identification of onchocerca volvulus?

Can you tell me what is description and identification of onchocerca volvulus?

Cecal volvulus: The cecum is the first part of the large intestine. A volvulus results when the bowel twists on its blood supply. This will cause an obstruction of the intestine which will lead to abdominal distention (swelling) and an inability to have a bowel movement. The treatment is to untwist it and may require removal of that part of the intestine. It is often the result of severe constipation. ...Read more

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What are the tests done for identification of cause of uti except urinalysis and cystoscopy?

What are the tests done for identification of cause of uti except urinalysis and cystoscopy?

UTI: The most important test would be a culture so the involved bacteria is identified. Knowing its sensitivity will allow for the proper antibiotics to be used. ...Read more

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CULT FUNGI Result 1 Colony Sterile mold, does not produce conidia necessary for identification. 1 Colony Yeast not Cryptococcus neoformans.Explain ?

CULT FUNGI  Result
1 Colony Sterile mold, does not produce conidia necessary for identification.
 1 Colony Yeast not Cryptococcus neoformans.Explain ?

Petri dish jargon: This is the microbiologist's report on two single colonies of different fungi. One is a yeast form and one is a mould. Neither can be identified as to what 'species' it is, but it doesn't matter since these are what we call 'contaminants'. I suspect this was a 'sputum' sample? This occurs quite commonly in those specimens. If you're not feeling well, good to see the doc who ordered the test. ...Read more

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I need help in a possible identification of an STD or disease. My pubic area, and legs itch like crazy and I have a skin break o/ hand and penis?

I need help in a possible identification of an STD or disease. My pubic area, and legs itch like crazy and I have a skin break o/ hand and penis?

Rash: You will have to see your doctor or a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. You might have an insect infestation such as scabies. There are many possibilities for your symptoms. ...Read more

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How come bug bite wont go away?

How come bug bite wont go away?

Depends....: Bug bites can cause different reactions in people depending on what the bug is, how sensitive the person is, whether the person has an allergic reaction to the bug bite and if the person irritates the area by scratching it
If the redness around the bite is large and is warm to touch then it could be infected
Some bug bites can take several weeks to completely go away- topical steroid cream helps ...Read more

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I would like help with a bug bite?

I will only be able: To provide generic info since there isn't really info about the bite. Oral antihistamines can be used for itching. A salve composed of 2 parts baking soda and one part water can help with pain ; itching when placed over the wound. ...Read more

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What works against this bug bite fast?

Tx: Apply 2 to 1 mix of baking soda & water to decrease discomfort / reaction. Or try paste of water & meat tenderizer applied directly to the lesions. You can use Benadryl for itching or tylenol (acetaminophen) or nsaid's for pain. ...Read more

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Is there a way to instantly remove a bug bite?

Is there a way to instantly remove a bug bite?

Bug bites: Mild local reactions - the patient will likely have some itching and localized swelling which goes away within a few days. The patient may find that placing a cold compress over the affected area, taking oral painkillers, such as tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen help. A steroid cream or anesthetic cream may also help soothe the discomfort. Some patients may find an antihistamine helps. ...Read more

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Should i leave alone a bug bite that doesn't itch?

Should i leave alone a bug bite that doesn't itch?

If no symptoms : Would just clean it with soap and water. If you develop redness, swelling, tenderness, pus or red streaks - then please seek medical attention. ...Read more

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What are the main ingredients in bug bite remedies?

What is the main: Ingredient? It looks like part of your question was cut off. Please clarify and re-ask question. ...Read more

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I have a bug bite and I want to find out what kind it is?

No certain way: Unless you catch the bug in the act or has the dead body to prove, there is no way to tell . Spider bites however often leads to an infection. ...Read more

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What is this bug bite problem i'm having? How did i get it?

Clarify: I am sorry but there is just not enough information to provide you with a helpful answer. Consider clarifying and re-asking this question. ...Read more