Dermatology Associates of the Bay Area

Skin Conditions

Bug Bites and Stings (Video)

Although most bug bites and stings are harmless, some can be dangerous. This is especially true if you are allergic to the bug’s venom, or if the bug is carrying a disease. Most bug bites and stings can be safely treated at home with topical medication. Watch this video to learn when you need to see a dermatologist.

Reference: American Academy of Dermatology