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Swollen hand from horsefly bite

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Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

Swollen hand across 3 knuckles (not palm and not swelling to wrist... just on top of hand)... possible spider bite ... used ice and cortizone creme since 6 am... still itches and swelling has... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammed Aslam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

Swollen hand across 3 knuckles... possible spider bite . Used ice and cortisone crème since 6 am this morning. Ice relieves the itch... swelling has not gone down. Pharmasist suggested ice, cortisone... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

I was grooming my cat today, and she bit me - a small puncture on the back of my left hand. Within an hour the back of my hand is swollen and extremely sore. I have limited use of the hand... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I have a red, swollen insect bite on the back of my right hand and on my left jaw. There is a red dot and then a swollen, white area. It happened during sleep and so don't know the type of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Sonia Raina MD

Hi My right hand thumb is swollen , think due to insect or bee bite. Its paining also. it's for last 2 days. Could you suggest some medications please. Thanks! XXXX ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sonia Raina ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Ralph Chambers MD

Hi I got bitten by a horsefly yesterday and my hand is very red and swollen. I am now feeling nauseous and have every painful earlobes. Are the two things related despite being 30hours later? I have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ralph Chambers ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vidhya MD

Hello, I am a 31 year old male. I had what appeared to be two small bites on my left hand five days ago. My hand was swollen and sore for 3-4 days and got better but not before I had another... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vidhya ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Loveleen Sharma MD

Hi, I have a swollen had that s red. Initially it was very painful but 2 days later and now ... ideas? I m thinking bug bite but I don t see a bite mark. Thoughts? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Loveleen Sharma ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

hi my sister was in the garden and later noticed a bruise on her wrist with a swollen lump ... a bit white, and another area 2 cm is getting a bit red, not raised? would this be a bite? we live ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

Over the summer, I was at the beach my hand started itching and I noticed it was swollen. The itch was extremely bad. I thought it was just a mosquito or some sort of insect bite. A few days later it s... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Eric Goldstein MD

Hello. Thank you for your question. Treatment for itch and swelling after a bite is warm compresses. You will notice daily improvement. If not, I recommend consulting with your doctor.

Niraj Modi MD

If it is more then one hand half inch and increasing in size it can be swollen lymph node. Hit thanks if it is useful.

Dr. Mandar Koranne MD

This can be due infection/allergy. Local examination is necessary for diagnosis & treatment. Consult your doctor. Thanks.