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Red Bumps That Look Like Bug Bites
My son has a rash on his legs that started as a few small red bumps that looked like bug bites. They were very itchy and they have now spread to both ?
Insect bites are from mosquitos, spiders, flies, ticks, and other species that use their mandibles (jaws) to attach to a person or other animal. They can then suck blood out of their "prey" and leave saliva proteins that cause itching and swelling. Other insect species, like bees, yellow jackets, wasps, hornets and fire ants actually inject venom into their prey and can not only cause localized pain and swelling, but severe, acute allergic reactions in ...Read more
Can very dry skin cause red itchy bumps that look like bug bites? I'm getting sporadic red itchy bumps on face it's very dry and itchy!
What do the rashes look like if someone has been infected with hiv? Are they small red bumps that look like insect bites that itch?
I have three huge red bumps on the back of my thighs. They are very painful and are hot to touch. What would they be? Are they just bug bites?
Inflammed bumps: Could be bites but must consider inflamed cysts or abscesses , particularly if they are more tender and painful (and no necessarily itchy). if they are abscessed cysts they may form pustules and drain on their own. Warm compresses may help but you may need to have a professional evaluate you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
4 red bumps on the top if my foot, close I each other, look like insect bites, itch, and they are starting to ooze a bit of clear liquid for the top?
My son developed these blister like red bumps around his ankles, I took a picture but I am not sure how to attach it. Not sure if they are bug bites .
May need antibiotics: Rashes are difficult to describe in words. If a person got an ankle rash after playing outdoors, that might mean bug bites or plant exposures. A primary care doctor can look at the skin and make a diagnosis. Blisters with pus inside tend to be infections. If one wants do do an online virtual consultation and upload the photo, select HealthTap PRIME or HealthTap CONCIERGE (they have a fee). ...Read more
Small red bumps on arm w/fluid, like tiny bug bites & VERY itchy. nothing stops the itch. Got tattoo right before onset. Spread small bit up arm.
Tm you need to see m: Sounds like scanies with way you prescribe it. Gi to doctor ASAP for treatment ...Read more
Got sun burn in tanning bed and a day later there are red bumps (looks like bug bites) and there very itchy.. What is it? Will they go away?Treatment?
Red bumps is a symptom in which a person has a rash of raised spots on the skin, and the spots are redder than the normal skin. Redness is usually caused by increased blood (red colored) in the reddened area. Increased blood flow can be due to allergies, infection, hormonal changes, ...Read more
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