My 12 year old daughter got what we thought was a infected hair after shaving her legs 2 days ago. As time has went on its got increasingly more sore. Even the bed sheet coming in contact with it hurts now. After she actually showed it to me tonight we cleaned it with peroxide and aftewards i'm worried it's a spider bite. Is there anything I can do? The 1st picture is before we cleaned it, 2nd is during and the 3rd is after.
Brief Answer: It appears to be folliculitis
Detailed Answer: Hello Thanks for the query I have gone through all the images and it appears to be follicultis (infection of hair follicle) not spider bite or other form of irritant dermatitis. In spider bite usually the superficial skin layer remains...
Detailed Answer: Hello, I understand your concern. The ulcerated center of the lesion points to the direction of your suspicion. It looks to me like a hobo spider bite. I recommend you wash the area with soap and water in order to avoid a bacterial over...
Hello, I was wondering if this is a spider bite? If so, should I go to ER? (no spider was seen, no pain felt)
Brief Answer: Not certain about it, but certainly need a treatment.
Detailed Answer: Hi. Thanks for your query and clear picture. This certainly is an insect bite but not possible to see whether this is spider bite or not. (and no spider was seen, there is no pain as per your history). It has a...
Detailed Answer: Hi and thanks so much for this query.
The look of the bite depends on the time lapse between the bite and the examination. It will be difficult to give you a precise and helpful response as to what it looks like. I will suggest you upload...
I was bitten about two weeks ago by what i thought was a spider. It was itchy and red. It had a crust on the bite and I treated it with neosporin. It went away. On friday, I experienced flu like symptoms nd was wondering if it was a deer tick bite.
i was in the grass and we have deer in our area. I thought it was a spider bite since i have one lsat year and it went away after the neosporin. It had a large red circle but had crusty center and was like the pictire of a spider bite that I saw on web md. Did not see a tick.
Brief Answer: Possible tick bite
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You were out in the grass and had a bite by some insect that caused a red area and then flu like symptoms. This could be a tick bite but it could be any type of insect bite including...
spider bite to inner thigh area. symptom readiness within area of approx 1 -2 in, pain shooting up leg above knee
Brief Answer: Kindly read ahead
Detailed Answer: Hello, Thanks for posting in HCM. As first aid you should do the following. 1. Wash the area with soap and water clean and apply ice to the area 2. Take some antihistaminics like levocetrizine 10mg tablet immediately or if you have benadryl syrup...
My husband woke from a nap with a water filled blister on the back of his hand. Later in the day it turned read and then purple and now it is black. We did not pop it. We first thought it was a spider bite but he had no other symptoms. Now it is just crusty and an ill looking black color. It is not read around it and it doesn t show signs of infection. What could this be?
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hi there so I just discovered 4 kinda large bumps on my lower back. they almost look like spider bites but why would I have four of them? They aren t really large but they are definitely red and raised. they don t really hurt but i have been scratching them just because they are freaking me out:/
My mother is an active, young, 82 yo who started experiencing weakness, lethargy, dizziness and mobility problems 3 months ago. Now she can barely walk. A recent MRI shows she has multiple lesions on her frontal and parietal lobes. PET scan was...