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My mosquito bites are lumpy and oozing liquid?

My mosquito bites are lumpy and oozing liquid?

Clean the area: Cleanthe area with any antibiotic ointment. Seek attention to r/o any sort of staph infection. ...Read more

Mosquito Bite (Definition)

Mosquito bites usually are not very visible on skin unless there is an allergic reaction or an infection following the bite. Allergic reaction will cause a redness white an infection may ...Read more


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I scratched a mosquito bite in my sleep, it is now larger and is almost constantly oozing a clear liquid. When it was first scratched it was indented now it is raised and red, might be growing. Should I go see doctor or will it get better on its own?

I scratched a mosquito bite in my sleep, it is now larger and is almost constantly oozing a clear liquid. When it was first scratched it was indented now it is raised and red, might be growing. Should I go see doctor or will it get better on its own?

Insect bite : Redness around insect bite with clear fluid signifies non venomous reaction. Try antihistamines . If fluid becomes pus like , there is increase in pain or redness gets worse that would indicate infection and in that case consult a doctor. ...Read more

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My mosquito bite is oozing, what should I do?

My mosquito bite is oozing, what should I do?

Try applying a: Paste of 2 parts baking soda and 1 part water mixed together. ...Read more

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What if your mosquito bite starts oozing?

What if your mosquito bite starts oozing?

Oozing clear: Material is probably ok (blister?) but oozing whitish purulent material may mean an infection. ...Read more

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Is it bad if liquid comes out of a mosquito bite?

Is it bad if liquid comes out of a mosquito bite?

Depends: Mosquito bites particularly in people that are allergic to mosquito bites can sometimes develop in to blisters or ooze a small amount of clear liquid. Bug bites that become infected due to scratching or bites by spiders can become infected and leak pus. If your bite has an unusual amount of swelling, redness, pain or bruise like coloration, a visit to your doctor is recommended. ...Read more

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Oozing mosquito bite, is this a problem? Clear, and sticky.

Doubtful: I suspect you scratched the bite (maybe in your sleep) and have serum oozing out. You could have a minor staph infection. Wash it with warm soapy water, apply antibiotic ointment and a bandaid and watch it closely for increasing redness, red streaks and increasing pain. If those things happen you may need an antibiotic. ...Read more

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What is the yellow liquid weeping from my mosquito bite?

What is the yellow liquid weeping from my mosquito bite?

Likely just serous: Fluid. Not uncommon — especially if a blister forms. ...Read more

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I think i have an infected mosquito bite, two actually;they both are very swollen and itchy. This morning I noticed a yellowish sticky liquid coming f?

I think i have an infected mosquito bite, two actually;they both are very swollen and itchy. This morning I noticed a yellowish sticky liquid coming f?

Relax: With severe itch you may rub so vigorously as to cause a yellow, sticky discharge. When the itch stops you can stop scratching and they will heal. Water is good for this. Wash. Hydrocortisone cream, rubbing with ice may help. Rub with a wet aspirin [not coated] can help. If you have bacitracin, neosporin, or triple antibiotic, THROW IT AWAY. ...Read more

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I have blisters on my leg from a mosquito bite or ant bite they keep filling up with some kind of liquid what could it be?

I have blisters on my leg from a mosquito bite or ant bite they keep filling up with some kind of liquid what could it be?

Exudate vs. pus: The clear fluid is likely exudate, a response of your body to the injury. Cool compresses with aloe vera gel may help. Liquid which is opaque or colored could indicate an infection, which should likely be treated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Red welts, initially appear as mosquito bites. Far more itchy. Form blister and liquid, which when dries turns yellowish. Treated for scabies. No luck?

Red welts, initially appear as mosquito bites. Far more itchy. Form blister and liquid, which when dries turns yellowish. Treated for scabies. No luck?

See a derm, biopsy: You should see a dermatologist for evaluation, possible cultures and/or biopsy, and advice on treatment. They will also need to take a thorough medical history. Do you have one lesion vs many lesions, where are they located, is it itchier at night (common description with scabies), how often does it recur and how long does it last. ...Read more

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I got a mosquito bite and its huge?

I got a mosquito bite and its huge?

Mosquito bite : Reaction: take benadryl, unless contraindicated, and apply hydrocortisone cream 1% OTC, if no improvement or spreads fast, see your doctor, good luck ...Read more

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How to take care of a mosquito bite?

What to do: Store aloe vera gel in the refrigerator and apply to affected area. Rub a basil leaf on the bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. Consider applying calamine lotion. Apply crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water and baking soda is effective when applied to the lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Chlorpheniramine for itching. ...Read more

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Can mosquito bites look like lesions?

Yes: Right after being bitten by a mosquito you may develop a soft white bump than later transitions into a hard, brown (reddish-brown) or a blister or bruising. There may be itching ; swelling around the lesion. ...Read more

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Is it unusual a mosquito bite to hurt?

Is it unusual a mosquito bite to hurt?

Atlhough most people: Associate a mosquito bite with itching, it can be painful as well. Here are some ideas. Store aloe vera gel in the refrigerator and apply to affected area. Rub a basil leaf on the bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. ...Read more

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What can you do to treat mosquito bites?

Tx: Store aloe vera gel in the refrigerator and apply to affected area. Rub a basil leaf on the bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. Consider applying calamine lotion. Apply crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water and baking soda is effective when applied to the lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or chlorpheniramine. ...Read more

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How can you make mosquito bites not itch?

How can you make mosquito bites not itch?

One option is : A sauve made of 1 part water ; 2 parts baking soda. ...Read more

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What happens when you pop a mosquito bite?

Bleeds: Not much other than a bit of blood. It can get infected so it is important to keep it clean and covered till it forms a scab and try not to scratch it. ...Read more

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How can I can get relieve these mosquito bites?

Remedies & tx: Store aloe vera gel in the refrigerator and apply to affected area. Rub a basil leaf on the bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. Consider applying calamine lotion. Apply crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water and baking soda is effective when applied to the lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Chlorpheniramine for itching. ...Read more

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What illnesses can you get from mosquito bites?

What illnesses can you get from mosquito bites?

Mosquito: Mosquitoes can transmit bacteria, viruses & parasites. Mosquitoes can transmit: Dengue Fever, Malaria, Ross River Fever, Chikungunya, Yellow Fever, West Nile virus, Dog Heartworm, St. Louis Encephalitis, Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus, Japanese Encephalitis, Rift Valley fever, Myiasis, epidemic polyarthritis & Filariasis- Elephantiasis. ...Read more

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I wish to know what can I do for mosquito bites?

I wish to know what can I do for mosquito bites?

See below: Treat like any other bug bite, wound care, antihistamines for itch and over the counter strength Hydrocortisone (cortaid). If looks infected, see your physician. ...Read more

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How come I get much more mosquito bites than others?

How come I get much more mosquito bites than others?

Lots of Reasons!: Noncorrectable reasons you are loved: Genetics, being O+, Large (easy to see), Good lipid processor (ends up skin instead--yummy smell), giving off heat, pregnant
Correctable: smelly feet, don't change socks, drink alcohol like beer, over heated, or give off excess CO2 from being active, Bright clothes so you don't blend in, eating Limburger cheese (ugh like smelly feet! Mosquito perfume!) ...Read more

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Any childhood disease that looks like mosquito bites?

Any childhood disease that looks like mosquito bites?

Urticaria: Hives(urticaria) can look and feel like mosquito bites. Multiple causes including-drug allergy, topical contact allergy(bath/laundry products) and reactions to strep and viral infections. ...Read more

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How do you use netting to avoid mosquito bites nightly?

How do you use netting to avoid mosquito bites nightly?

See below: Hang it all around your bed (all 4 sides). If there's a canopy, it's easier to hang it from there. Otherwise, tack it to the ceiling. When you get into bed, close it up and make sure there's no opening. Also, spray the netting with mosquito repellent if it's not already on the netting. This will keep the mosquitoes away and decrease your chance of getting bit. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: mosquito bite?

What is the definition or description of: mosquito bite?

Bite by mosquito: Mosquito bites usually are not very visible on skin unless there is an allergic reaction or an infection following the bite. Allergic reaction will cause a redness white an infection may result in pus formation. ...Read more

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Was wondering what illesses can you get from a mosquito bite?

Location: Depending on where one is, mosquitoes can be a link to diseases such as dengue fever, malaria, yellow fever, west nile viruses & encephalitis. ...Read more

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Are there practical ways to reduce the odds of mosquito bites?

Yes: Mosquitoes in this country usually bite during dusk to dawn hours. However, if you travel internationally, you may encounter mosquitoes that are active during the day as well. Stay indoors if possible, when out, leave as little of your body uncovered by clothes. Then use deet containing mosquito repellents, such as ultrathon, on all exposed body parts and wear clothes pre-treated with permethrin. ...Read more

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What are the chances of getting a disease from a mosquito bite?

That depends: Mosquitoes can transmit bacteria, viruses & parasites. Mosquitoes can transmit: Dengue Fever, Malaria, Ross River Fever, Chikungunya, Yellow Fever, West Nile virus, Dog Heartworm, St. Louis Encephalitis, Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus, Japanese Encephalitis, Rift Valley fever, Myiasis, epidemic polyarthritis & Filariasis- Elephantiasis. Throughout the world there are > 1 million deaths from ...Read more