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Having allergy issue and looks like insect bite - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 06-Nov-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Asthma and Allergy
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General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2002
Answered : 106 Questions
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:I am 34 Yrs Male
User:Last few weeks I am getting allergy
User:at evening
User:I never had allergy issue
User:If I take anti-allergy tab
User:I am not getting any allergy
User:It's looks like mosquito bite
User:And becomes bigger and redish
User:and stay for ~2 hrs or so
User:and mostly in evening to night
User:Any suggestion?
Doctor:Have you seen a dermatologist?
User:Not yet
Doctor:Do you have itching along with those lesions?
User:during that period only
User:1-2 yrs
User:But not always
Doctor:Let me brief you.
Doctor:It is important that we diagnose this condition rightly.
User:Any major issue?
Doctor:Allergy classically presents with wheal like eruptions associated with itching and redness
Doctor:however other inflammatory conditions including insect bite
Doctor:present with more of red bumps with less itching.
Doctor:Both the conditions are different and is managed differently.
Doctor:Since you mentioned that they start as single insect bite marks
User:what both the conditions?
User:It's looks like insect bite
Doctor:I am unable to differentiate whether you have classical urticarial lesions
Doctor:May I call you?
Doctor:Please confirm your phone number.
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