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I got bit 3 days ago by a tick and pulled him off. The immediate area around the red spot where he bit me is yellowish. Is this normal?

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Dr. Timothy Beck
Internal Medicine

In brief: Likely

Sounds likely there may have a been a bruise where you removed the tick.
This discoloration is not a sign of lyme disease.

In brief: Likely

Sounds likely there may have a been a bruise where you removed the tick.
This discoloration is not a sign of lyme disease.
Dr. Timothy Beck
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