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Is it ok to use mosquito bite cream in treating flea bites?

Hydrocortisone cream

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An over-the-counter 1% hydrocortisone cream can help relieve itching for either mosquito or flea bites.
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Dr. David Hardin answered:

Do mosquito bites and flea bites look the same?

No

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first because fleas jump rather than fly they usually are concentrated below the knees and under clothes unless the animal carrier slept on your bed. skeeter bites are usually on exposed skin flee bites are small red spots in clusters, skeeter bites much larger, pale in center
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What can you do to tell if you got flea bites or tick bites?

Location, location

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You are more likely to have a tick bite if your are spending time in forested areas. Flea bites tend to occur closer to home or at the ocean. Some fleas will infest lawns and homes if pest do not have proper flea control. Here are two helpful websites from the Centers for Disease Control and EPA Ticks: http://www.cdc.gov/ticks/ Fleas: http://www.epa.gov/pesticides/factsheets/flea-tick.htm
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Have a raised bump that looks like a mosquito bite. It's skin coloured and raised, surrounded by red skin. It's very itchy. Can it be a flea bite?

That is possible

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But hard to diagnose without more info and an exam of the lesion. If you get more, see a doctor. If it goes away or you find critters on your pet, spray spray spray.
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Dr. Pratip Nag answered:

Spider bite or something else. Maybe flea bite. What should I do?

Topical ointment

For flea bites use topical ointments that help with itching like Benadryl ointment, calamine lotions. Usually they get better in 2-7 days. If the itching is not better with topical ointments then take some Benadryl by mouth. For kids the dose is based on weight so consult with your doctor. Occasionally bites can get infected with bacteria. Look out for lots of swelling, pain, and possibly pus.
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Is it possible for you to get flea/mosquito bites on your vagina?

Fleas can present at

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the groin. Flea bites may be clustered into 3 itchy bumps that bleed & blanch (turn white) when you press on them. They tend to be found at skin folds (breast or groin) & folds of joints (ankle, knee, elbow, axilla) as well as legs. A rash & swelling can occur as well as secondary infection from scratching. A skin biopsy is sometimes needed for accurate diagnosis.
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I have red dots on my skin they itch Likemosquito bites and look like mosquito bites , there's a big dot and small ones surrounding it what is it?

Urticaria vs Bites

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Hives can come up fast and worsen with scratching --- insect bites can also come up as itchy bumps
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Dr. Pamela Asseff answered:

What does a brown recluse spider bite look like i have a bite on index finger and the skin is coming off. it burns and itches, has little ant bite type bumps

Ulceration

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The brown recluse spider bite starts out as reddened skin that then blisters and then ulcerates. Expect mild to moderate pain and itching 2-8 hours following the bite. The ulcer takes about a week to develop and months to heal. Have a professional evaluate the bite. Beware that MRSA can start out looking like a spider bite.
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My little sister gets these bumps that go away quickly and look like mosquito bites, they are they same color as her skin, and they don't itch?

It is

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Possible she may have allergic reaction or sensitive to something .it could also be stress related rashes from anxiety,emotions etc. If concerned ,consult with your physician to get more detailed history,physical exam and possibly some lab tests or referral to an allergist if with respiratory symptoms.
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I have this flare up on my skin affecting the right side of right buttock it is like little raised bumps that look like mosquito bites it itches bad I have tried anti Iitch creams nothing is working?

A few possibilities

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If you have been exposed to new substances, this could be plain old contact dermatitis; try to find what might be irritating your skin. Shingles would be a bad case scenario to maybe get checked out. The worst case scenario would be a recurrent rash like that which could represent herpes on your rear end that keep coming on over and over: Valtrex would be the treatment for that or the shingles.
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