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Unknown bug bite/ allergic reaction?

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About 3 days ago I noticed a line of bumps on my lower calf. My skin is very sensitive and we just moved to North Carolina and I don't know everything I'm sensitive to yet so I thought nothing of it. Now the bumps seem to have spread. I have multiple bumps in each spot, and they spread in a line-like fashion- side of knee, bellow elbow, back of arm, top of forearm, and ankle. The bumps are itchy and seem to be filled with a clear liquid. The original bumps on calf have gotten very swollen and are not shrinking at all. I've been careful to stay out of wooded since the bumps first started. Is it possibly a delayed reaction or is it spreading from continued exposure to something?
Any idea what this could be??
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replied June 26th, 2016
Welcome to e health forum.

Any Dermatological conditions cannot be diagnosed without a proper medical history and physical examination.

The most common sources of insect bites in the home are bed bugs, human fleas, pet fleas, bird fleas, ticks, Spiders, and other bugs. But the exact insect cannot be identified just by the history provided here.

Most Insect bites will result in varying grade of inflammatory reaction which can result in symptoms like pain, redness, mild swelling and itching.

In addition, inflammatory response of the body, which varies from person to person, changes the appearance of the bites.

Keeping the wound clean with antiseptics and use of topical antibiotics (triple antibiotic) can help prevent secondary infection and aid healing. Use of antiinflammatory medications can help with any swelling and pain. Any associated itching can be helped with the use of antihistamines (benadryl).

If you have any doubts, consult your doctor and seek proper advice.
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