https://www.popsci.com/so-youve-been-bitten-by-leech-whats-worst-that-could-happen

Dec 13, 2017 ... Leeches sometimes attach inside the human body. Yikes, right?

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3700494/

Abstract. Patient: Female, 42. Final Diagnosis: Leech bite. Symptoms: —. Medication: —. Clinical Procedure: —. Specialty: Infectious diseases ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214250914000031

Leech bites cause pruritis (itching) and purpura (visible hemorrhage into the skin) . •. Some Australian ... No associated systemic symptoms occurred at any point.

http://www.austin.org.au/page/534

See your doctor if the sting does not clear up in a few days or if it looks infected. .... The symptoms from leech bite that may warrant medical attention are infected  ...

https://www.desertusa.com/insects/treating-leech-bites.html

You are unlikely to incur a bite by one of the blood sucking leeches of the ... However, if you experience symptoms such as an ulcer, infection, itchy rash, red  ...

https://doctor.ndtv.com/faq/is-leech-bite-a-reason-to-worry-33670

With the result,they become so heavy that they fall off the bite area. So you may not have seen the leech there. Most leech bites ooze for a long time since leech ...

https://www.wildmadagascar.org/overview/leeches.html

Leeches are common in rainforests of Madagascar, mainland Africa, and ... Leech bites do not hurt -- since they release an anaesthic when they sink their teeth ...

https://www.dermnetnz.org/topics/aeromonas-skin-infection/

Aeromonas infection. Infected leech bites. Wound infected by Aeromonas hydrophila causing necrotising cellulitis. Necrotising cellulitis ...

https://www.statpearls.com/kb/viewarticle/40795/

Mar 9, 2019 ... Vaginal leech bites in children are reported commonly in rural north-eastern ... When the leech bite is external, patients' symptoms may include ...

https://emj.bmj.com/content/22/6/458

To date, only one patient with bleeding secondary to a leech bite, who ... Munro et al reported that hirudin has only a transient antithrombin effect, lasting only ...