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  1. Lyme Disease: A Patient's Guide, Diagnosis (American College of Physicians)  
    ... that appears as an allergic reaction to a tick or insect bite. Such reactions to a bite usually appear as a redness ...
  2. ... Insect Repellents Article Body Mosquitoes , biting flies, and tick bites can make children miserable. While most children have only mild reactions to insect bites, some children can become very sick. One ...
  3. ... or wash with soap and water. Save the tick for identification, if needed. Apply 1% hydrocortisone in case a reaction occurs. When to Seek Medical Care Some insect bites/stings are more dangerous than others. If you ...
  4. ... regions of the US, mosquitos, flying insects, and ticks account for most bites. In drier areas of the Western US, crawling insects are more of a problem. There is no proven effect of race or sex in terms of bite reactions. However, some individuals clearly appear more attractive to ...
  5. Insect Bites and Stings (American Academy of Pediatrics)  
    ... repellents are effective in preventing bites by mosquitoes, ticks, fleas, chiggers, and biting flies, but have ... Insect/Environment Characteristics of ...
  6. Tick-Borne Encephalitis (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... diseases, TBEV infection can be prevented by using insect repellents and protective clothing to prevent tick bites. A vaccine is available in some disease endemic areas (though not currently in the United States); however, adverse vaccine-reactions in children limit the utility of the product. ...
  7. Identifying Insect Bites and Stings (American Academy of Pediatrics)  
    ... ½ inch) and cloudy fluid in area of bite. Fire ants usually attack intruders ... over their body. Ticks Ticks are found in wooded areas. They may ...
  8. Insects and Scorpions (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... windows. Workers with a history of severe allergic reactions to insect bites or stings should consider carrying an epinephrine auto ... Aid Workers with a history of severe allergic reactions to insect bites or stings should consider carrying an epinephrine auto ...
  9. ... an infected person Contaminated food or drink Mosquito, tick, and other insect bites Skin contact Different viruses will occur in different ...
  10. JAMA Patient Page: Insect Bites and Stings (American Medical Association) - PDF  
    JAMA PATIENT PAGE| Emergency Medicine Insect Bites and Stings Insects, including mosquitoes, lice, ticks, fleas, bees, wasps, and bedbugs, live all over the world. They can be found in cities and rural areas; outdoors or inside ...
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