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I've had an insect bite on my arm. For 2 weeks. The swelling and reddness got worse after 3 days, but seemed to get better after that. Now, i feel a very hard lump beneath my skin which isn't going away. It only hurts if i touch it, though, but it no long

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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics

In brief: INSECT BITE

It can be infected and turned to a hard lump under the skin.
Check with your md if it needs incision or antibiotic.

In brief: INSECT BITE

It can be infected and turned to a hard lump under the skin.
Check with your md if it needs incision or antibiotic.
Dr. Nela Cordero
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