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What do nausea, numbness and fatigue indicate after mosquito bites?

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Dr. Monika Dede

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Posted on Wed, 11 Oct 2017 in Infections
Question: My friend got bit by a mosquito 24 times, and she threw up, and now her toe (no bite there, or anywhere near it) is numb. She is also fatigued, and her right leg is sore.
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Answered by Dr. Monika Dede 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Could be an allergy reaction or a secondary skin infection.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thank you writing in healthcare magic.

Based on this history, I think that this could be an allergy reaction or a secondary skin infection after mosquito bite.
Please could you tell me if the leg is red and swollen?


I hope my answer helps you.
Regards.
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Follow up: Dr. Monika Dede 1 hour later
She stated not the actual leg but the bites themselves are. She looked it up and agreed her symptoms coincided with your diagnosis. Very helpful, thank you!
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Answered by Dr. Monika Dede 22 hours later
Brief Answer:
You are welcome.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
I am sorry for my late response.

Please could you send me a picture of these elements. If these elements are infected she should use local antibiotic .

I hope my answer helps you.
Regards.
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