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Insect bites and stings - NHS Choices

Insect bites and stings are puncture wounds caused by insects. Some insects may sting you as a defence by injecting venom into your skin.

Bites-insect - Medicines and drugs - NHS Choices

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Insect bites and stings - Treatment - NHS Choices

Most insect bites and stings cause small local reactions where the symptoms can be easily treated. If your symptoms are severe, see your GP.

Insect bites and stings - Prevention - NHS Choices

Taking precautions to avoid being bitten or stung by an insect is particularly important if you've had a bad reaction to a bite or sting in the past.

Insect bites and stings - Complications - NHS Choices

A number of complications can develop after you are bitten or stung by an insect, including secondary infection, Lyme disease, West Nile virus and malaria ...

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