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My sister woke up with 3 bites shaped in a triangle, on her right leg above her ankle, shes complaining of it hurting when she touches it?

My sister woke up with 3 bites shaped in a triangle, on her right leg above her ankle, shes complaining of it hurting when she touches it?

Bites : Although there are other potential causes, the description you are given can be consistent with an insect bite, such as spider for example. If the sites enlarge, change color, start to drain, or she develops really any other changes in the area she would be wise to be seen. Particularly if there is a possibility it was a brown recluse spider, which can cause necrosis in the area. ...Read more

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I have 3 brown small embedded marks forming a triangle on my skin. What could it be?

I have 3 brown small embedded marks forming a triangle on my skin. What could it be?

See dermatologist: No one can tell you without seeing the rash. See your doc or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What are triangle wires for braces?

What are triangle wires for braces?

Don't know: Never heard of "triangle wires." orthodontists use rectangular wires to control the torque of the roots of the teeth. They use triangular elastics to help teeth in opposite jaws to settle into each other. Never heard of triangular wires, however. If you can give more information i would be interested. ...Read more

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What muscle does the triangle pose work out?

What muscle does the triangle pose work out?

Triangle pose: Strengthens the core & leg muscles, a good full body stretch. ...Read more

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What kind of bug bite do I have? It seems to be rather small but 3 dots in a triangle on my leg. Is it anything to worry about?

What kind of bug bite do I have? It seems to be rather small but 3 dots in a triangle on my leg. Is it anything to worry about?

Unknown: There are only a few bugs that leave a distinctive enough wound to tell what they were made by.Your description is fine, it just doesn't provide enough to tell the type of bug. ...Read more

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What muscles do the triangle pose in yoga work out?

What muscles do the triangle pose in yoga work out?

See below: If done with proper alignment, trikonasana (triangle pose) will work your hip extensors including buttock muscles and hamstrings, core abdominal and back muscles and provide an excellent stretch to your obliques. ...Read more

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Is the "triangle of death" around the nose area true?

Is the "triangle of death" around the nose area true?

Basically no: The concern is a skin infection here traveling to the cavernous sinus and causing thrombosis. I heard this as a first-year medical student and got all worried about my acne doing this, and got set straight by an annoyed house officer. Acne won't go to the deep structures, and if you have a cellulitis on your face, you're going to get treated anyway. ...Read more

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Are triangle rubberbands the last step before getting braces off?

Sometimes: But not all the time. Every case is different. Orthodontic treatment is a service, not a commodity. Not every patient requires elastics. And sometimes triangular elastics used at other times during treatment. Ask four orthodontist for a road map. ...Read more

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Can doctors tell me what does the triangle elastics do for braces?

Can doctors tell me what does the triangle elastics do for braces?

Movement: They creat a force that help move the teeth in a manner than can not be achieved without them. ...Read more

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I have a bug bite on my arm, a small bite at first, then a triangle redness appeared around it. Any thoughts on what it could be?

Can't tell: Many bug bites give a similar reaction and thus there is no way to guess what that may be. If you live in tick-infested area, be sure that it is not from Lyme disease. See your doctor if you wish to find out. ...Read more

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I want to know what can happen if you eat a watermelon slice (triangle one) and then I drank milk ,what can happen to me? Is it serious or not?

I want to know what can happen if you eat a watermelon slice (triangle one) and then I drank milk ,what can happen to me? Is it serious or not?

Usually nothing: You may be offered, in addition, a hot dog or hamburger if your at a cook-out. I'd wait a while to see if you are full. (You may have more gas than usual from the combination of milk and watermelon. ) ...Read more

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I started wearing elastics a few days ago, they're size 1/4" heavy and I have to make a triangle. I put them on and my gums bleed, is this normal?

I started wearing elastics a few days ago, they're size 1/4" heavy and I have to make a triangle. I put them on and my gums bleed, is this normal?

Ask your dentist: In general gums can get irritated after placing braces and can bleed easier, it could be that the elastic is pushing on the gums, you should ask the dentist to show you how to place it, it may reduce the pressure. On the other hand the gums can adjust to the pressure and bleed less after awhile. Just keep the area clean and check with your hygienist as well. ...Read more

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I have to wear triangle elastics for my braces but only on one side.the other side has the bands going from the canine to the other will this work ?

I have to wear triangle elastics for my braces but only on one side.the other side has the bands going from the canine to the other will this work ?

Yes!: Often one side of your mouth needs to be pulled in a different direction than the other side. It sounds like you are in the detailing stage. That is great because it is close to the finish line. Your doctor will direct your elastic wear for a beautiful result. ...Read more

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