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Spider Bites On Head
See your doctor: It is best to have it looked at by your doctor to make sure it's not infected and needs drainage. You may also need antibiotics if infected. If you pop it, you risk infecting the area too info already infected. ...Read more
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I have a couple lumps under my skin, I'm not sure if they're spider bites or if I should be more concerned.
It is almost: Impossible to diagnose complaints of this nature over the internet without being able to see and feel the areas in question. If this is concerning to you, you will need to see a health care professional who can fully evaluate the area of concern. ...Read more
Put her in gloves: If you really want her to stop you can fasten gloves on her hands that she cannot remove. In the hospital we put their upper arms in a soft splint that prevents them bending their elbow, which stops the picking. If neither are acceptable, just accept you cannot control a 2 yo and let her be. ...Read more
I think I have multiple spider bites, but I'm not sure. The inner part of the blotch is flat and brown (my skin is brown) and it's surrounded by a red?
I would not be so: Sure that these are spider bites if there are mulitple lesions (unless you are wholed up with a bunch of spiders). Please check out this fabulous site that provides photographs, symptoms & cases. Http://www. Healthline. Com/health/rashes ...Read more
Bites: No way. They take time to heal. If they get red or swollen you need to have them looked at ...Read more
Right after the spider bites that made my eyelid swell I've been experiencing cloudiness in that eye, like a large "floater" that is very obvious.?
See below: If you we're bitten by a spider and you eye swelled up along with any of these symptoms: facial, lip, tongue, mouth swelling or breathing problems, nausea, vomiting, fainting, dizziness -get seen asap (911). If you eye is just swollen and you see "floaters" it mat be due to local swelling or another coincidental process going on at the same time. See an ophthalmologist! ...Read more
I was bit by a spider on my right eye lid Tuesday night. Now it is swollen shut and I'm experiencing migranes. Note that I'm allergic to spider bites.
Go to ER: Swollen shut eye (s) shouldn't be taken lightly, let alone the spider bite/spider bite reaction, good luck ...Read more
It looks like littke red pimples and they are only on her left thigh and 1 is on her cheek. Look like they could be small spider bites there's bout 7?
Shingles: This is possibly a shingles (herpes zoster virus) infection especially if there was some ache in that buttock or thigh a few days before the appearance of the rash. Insect bites are a possibility also. Since shingles is treatable I recommend that a physician or dermatologist examine her for diagnosis and treatment, if necessary. ...Read more
I have spider bites at the corner of my mouth and they're small and kind of look like pimples. What could I do to get rid of it?
Ever since I had my 22 month old as well as 2 tubal libations I have been constantly exhausted no energy, depressed, pain all over my body and what I first thought were brown recules spider bites. Right now I have 2 more my skin seems to be peeling and th
I understand your distress.
You have gone through stresses of raising 22 month old child and taking care of many house.
“constantly exhausted no energy, depressed, pain all over my body: indicate depression.
See Psychiatrist for possible Diagnosis of Hypothyroidism, Anemia, Diabetes, Coeliac Disease, or Depression
Have Therapy for stress and to cope with symptoms, and Medication ...Read more
My daughter's skinpeeled from head to toe after what we think was a spider bite...what should we do?
? not a spider bite: After a strep or staph infection with strains that produce exfoliatin toxin (and related toxins) the skin commonly peels all over, not just in the area of infection. A bad spider bite could get infected or these infections can sometimes look like a "spider bite". It may be that is what is going on here. ...Read more
I have two red bumps side by side with white heads on my back and I don't know if it's a spider bite or a pimple. Please help.
Cannot tell: Can't tell without a visual. As they say a picture speaks a thousand words! ...Read more
I think I have a spider bite and its located on my right breast it had a white head on it and I squeezed it and greenish puss came out?
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Swollen mass, descending into subcutaneous tissue, nickle-sized. Inflammed with head. Resembles spider bite. Groin area, presenting overnight.?
Spider bite 4 weeks ago still sore hot pains up and down body stabbing ankles wrists tingling tired aching head feels tight throat swollen ankles too?
Is a spider bite?: It may not have been a spider bite. There have been many cases of skin infections caused by Methicillin Resistant Staph Aureus (MRSA). The lesion is typically described as a spider bite. What happens is this organism penetrates the skin via hair follicle and makes its way into the body. It can evade the immune system, but it can also attack with vigor. Get a blood test! ...Read more
Simple dry skin: Probably doesn't have that much in common with a spider bite. Spider bites can have variable appearances. It might cause a pink or red bump with no symptoms. Or it could itch or be painful. Venomous spiders may cause significant pain radiating far from the site, cramping, sweating, necrosis of tissue or worse if there is an allergic reaction. ...Read more
See below: Generally speaking, local reactions (redness, swelling, warmth, itch or no itch) to insect bites, including most spiders, maximize at about 72 hours after the bite and then should recede and improve. If it is not improving or worsening and becoming painful, oozing or red streaking is seen going away from the wound toward the center of the body, seek medical care for a possible infection. ...Read more
Difficult: At times its hard to tell the difference the bits has a central hole yet a pimple may develop the same. I rec. You go to the doctor or ER have it looked at possibly cultured ...Read more
Complain from spider bite at thighwith redness and hotness at bite area;leading to face swilling ;can do lactate my baby?
Go see ur Family Doc: I will defer to my more learned colleagues as to whether you should lactate your infant or not in your current situation. However, I'm more concerned that you haven't been evaluated & treated for possible cellulitis (some antibiotics should not be taken when lactating). So my priority is to urge you to get seen now. ...Read more