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I have been bitten by a 2 very small ticks 2 weeks ago. the

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hi! I have been bitten by a 2 very small ticks 2 weeks ago. the bitemarks were small and itchy but now it seems i am getting many more itchy bite like spots that itch over my body...but there is no ticks?
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Customer: I live in West Australia
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

do you have any rash or fever?

if you are getting more itchy skin and rash and fever, you should see a doctor and get tested for tick borne illnesses like lyme disease.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No I did not have any other symptoms. I am not sure if its a rash. Its small itchy red spots but randomly over my body. Like 3 on my stomach, 2 on my neck few on my legs. But they seem to be popping up more and there is no other ticks besides the 2 I removed.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

do you want to upload a clear jpg photo of these red dots?

are you having any fevers? joint pains? flu like symptoms?

Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.


Welcome and Thank you for your query posted.

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