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Do bat bites swell like a mosquito bite?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: A bat’s teeth may

Scratch or puncture the skin.
Unlike movies, the bite is not particularly distinctive ; may not even be visible. It may look like a small pin prick. It doesn't look like mosquito bite. Check photo of a bat bite at: http://www.Bing.Com/images/search?Q=bat+bites+on+humans;id=1bea09493a320118173f94668904e8f932994d6c;form=iqfrba#view=detail;id=1bea09493a320118173f94668904e8f932994d6c;selectedindex=0.

In brief: A bat’s teeth may

Scratch or puncture the skin.
Unlike movies, the bite is not particularly distinctive ; may not even be visible. It may look like a small pin prick. It doesn't look like mosquito bite. Check photo of a bat bite at: http://www.Bing.Com/images/search?Q=bat+bites+on+humans;id=1bea09493a320118173f94668904e8f932994d6c;form=iqfrba#view=detail;id=1bea09493a320118173f94668904e8f932994d6c;selectedindex=0.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dentistry

In brief: Rabies concern

If you were bitten by a bat you need to see a doctor. Bats can carry rabies.
Call doctor today.

In brief: Rabies concern

If you were bitten by a bat you need to see a doctor. Bats can carry rabies.
Call doctor today.
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
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