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Looks like my mom got a small bite on her hand. Mow she has

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Looks like my mom got a small bite on her hand. Mow she has a string of red blisters up her entire arm. Should we see a doctor ASAP?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Bob replied 1 year ago.

This is worth showing to a nurse practitioner or doctor. It could be the onset of shingles, which is marked by painful blisters and is best treated early. Or it could be an infection "streaking" up the lymphatic channels, which would also be best treated early.