What are complications of insect bites?

Updated: Jun 21, 2018
  • Author: Boyd (Bo) D Burns, DO, FACEP, FAAEM; Chief Editor: Joe Alcock, MD, MS  more...
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Answer

Secondary infection may result from an insect bite.

Symptoms of disease transmitted by insect bites may not be evident for days, weeks, or even longer.


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