insect bite


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Related to insect bite: mosquito bite, Spider bite
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.insect bite - a painful wound caused by the thrust of an insect's stinger into skininsect bite - a painful wound caused by the thrust of an insect's stinger into skin
harm, hurt, injury, trauma - any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
bee sting - a sting inflicted by a bee
flea bite - sting inflicted by a flea
mosquito bite - a sting inflicted by a mosquito
Translations

insect bite

npuntura or morsicatura di insetto
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McIlroy, who set the course record of 61 at Portrush as a 16-year-old, appeared to suffer an insect bite on the 13th hole.
Insect bite prevention expert Howard Carter explained: "With disease-carrying European mosquitoes not respecting countries' borders, it is just a question of when these sometimes fatal diseases will land on UK shores.
Garner said: "It is entirely possible in 2018 that you can die of an insect bite, not just in some hot foreign clime, but here in Britain.
Ibuprofen, like paracetamol, can be used to help with pain or discomfort from an insect bite.
The Littleton, N.H.-based company offers the After Bite insect bite treatment, insect repellents sold under the Ben's and Natrapel brands.
NEW YORK -- Insect bite treatments accounted for the biggest growth among first aid categories in the three months ended July 9, according to IRI.
In this day and age of constant talk of overstretched resources in the NHS, still we have to read of would-be patients in their thousands heading for Accident and Emergency Departments with little more than the likes of a cut or an insect bite ailing them.
A man from Arizona was left to suffer "excruciating pain" after a serious insect bite on his arm that left doctors baffled.
Symptoms of an allergic reaction to an insect bite can include rash and swelling.
Trish Beer, 44, was walking her pet dog Winnie when she collapsed from an allergic reaction to a suspected insect bite.
See a doctor if you or a loved one experience an insect bite and subsequently develop the following indications of possible encephalitis or meningitis: