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What kind of bug bite leaves a tiny circle on your skin?

What kind of bug bite leaves a tiny circle on your skin?

Tick bite: A tick bite can look like a bull's eye. It's important to see your doctor if you see a tick or suspect a tick bite because they can carry lyme disease which can have long-term debilitating consequences. Treatment with Doxycycline can help prevent lyme disease. Other bugs that leave a tiny circle are spider, bed bugs, fleas, fire ants, chiggers. ...Read more

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What kind of bug bite leaves a blister?

What kind of bug bite leaves a blister?

Many: Short question with almost no other information, so sort answer is many. Good luck! ...Read more

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What kind of bug bite leaves a dark spot in the center?

Many kinds: Many kinds of bites will leave a small dark spot in the center. Usually, this is a small hematoma (bruise) where the stinger or proboscis went into the skin. Less commonly, a dark area could be necrotic (dead) tissue where a toxin has acted, like in the case of a brown recluse bite. If you have concerns, see your gp. ...Read more

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What kind of bug bite looks like a bullseye?

Perhaps lyme disease: Several bites can cause this response, and it most often means nothing to your health, and clears without treatment. Dermatologists consider lyme disease, caused by an infection introduced in a tick bite, which classically causes erythema migrans-an expanding target like lesion. No other symptoms may be present at the onset of the rash, so consider seeing your doctor for preventative medication. ...Read more

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What kind of bug bite causes swelling and fever?

What kind of bug bite causes swelling and fever?

Probably any insect: bite can cause swelling or fever depending on your body's response and/or the potential development of associated cellulitis/infection. ...Read more

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I was bitten, but don't know what kind of bug bite was it?

We don't either: Most bug bites, if it is one, do not leave any diagnostic clues that would allow us to know what it is.Sometimes they form patterns that allow us to speculate, but most look about the same. ...Read more

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What kind of bug bite do I have and can it be dangerous? (in india)

No idea: Where is the bite? What does it look like? Painful? Red? Seek help from someone who knows the bugs there. India is known for homeopathic medicine and you can certainly benefit from a trained homeopath there. Rub a slice of onion on the bite. It neutralizes the toxin reduces swelling and itching etc. If it worsens or you are worried, you need to be seen by someone. ...Read more

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Hi, I have a scratch on the back of my shoulder next to my neck. I don't know how it could be a scratch so could it be some kind of bug bite?

Hi, I have a scratch on the back of my shoulder next to my neck. I don't know how it could be a scratch so could it be some kind of bug bite?

Bites: Bug bites generally don't look like a scratch. They are usually circular, raised and either painful or itchy. If you are in doubt send a picture here or to your doctor. Keep it clean and apply polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin). Make sure you are up to date on your tetanus booster. All the best. ...Read more

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I i have some kind of bug bite. I just noticed it today. It keeps getting bigger. Its red around the center with a dark red dot in the center. ?

Not unusual: Chemicals, foreign proteins, toxins, and enzymes are introduced from a bug bite and thus it is not uncommon that the reaction may get larger in the first 72 hrs. If pus develops, then the infection will need to be treated. If it itches, try topical hydrocortisone cream. If not, just leave it alone for a few days and see what develops. ...Read more

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I have big red flat cirlces on me that are scabbing, they have like looks like four holes on the outside and then a big hole ? What kind of bug bite?

Must it be a bug?: How many of them? How large? Where? How long? You have no evidence to explain this and you have supplied insufficient clues. Itch? Pain? Pus? Blood? If you are in distress, see a Dr. ...Read more

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What kind of bug bite is hard, swelling, itches and oozes clear liquid?

Rash: People often want to assume it is a bug bite when that is not always the case. A rash is best evaluated in person by a doctor who can truly determine if a biopsy or specific treatment is needed. Many insect bites/stings can lead to the reaction you describe but it would be best to have your doctor look at it. ...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?

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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Red little bumps everywhere on hip and butt, I woke up with them, they are mostly in clusters. Slightly itchy. My son has them too. What kind of bug bite? Should I be concerned?

Red little bumps everywhere on hip and butt, I woke up with them, they are mostly in clusters. Slightly itchy. My son has them too. What kind of bug bite? Should I be concerned?

Rash: If no blistering, likely fleas or similar. See if you can identify anything around the house and check any pets. All the best. Take a picture and review with your MD or send to health tap. ...Read more

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I have these red bumps looks little yellow in the middle what do u think it is? They itch look like some kind of bug bite

I have these red bumps looks little yellow in the middle what do u think it is? They itch look like some kind of bug bite

Folliculitis?: Sounds like Folliculitis, which is a hair follicle infection. Sometimes warm compresses will help this. Also could be insect bites or allergy. If no better in a few days, see a doctor. ...Read more

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I think I might have some kind of bug bite or spider bite. there is a white bump in the middle and its swollen and red around kinda oblong shape?

I think I might have some kind of bug bite or spider bite. there is a white bump in the middle and its swollen and red around kinda oblong shape?

Infection: Sounds like a skin infection (abscess) if there is white in the middle and it is swollen and red. You likely need to see a physician in person so they can examine, and possibly drain the infection. You also might need antibiotics. ...Read more

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Ok I have a few questions what kind of bug bite bruises and swells and what doctor can I go to to help me with my stomach proble?

Ok I have a few questions what kind of bug bite bruises and swells and what doctor can I go to to help me with my stomach proble?

Many types of bites: Many types of bugs can cause bruising and swelling. If you are having stomach problems the type of doctor to see is called a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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