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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
36 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
M bovis?: If you mean m. Bovis: regular treatment without pza. Most importantly: must be treated by an expert doc!

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
You are asking about: A very complex & difficult problem. Please read this article: http://www.Birdmites.Org/strategies.Html. It will tell you a number of approaches to ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Bird parasites: Yes, unfortunately sometimes the parasites that affect other animals can affect humans. There are ticks and other insects that might "cross paths" so ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Sabean
51 years experience Dermatology
Maybe: Bird mite ascariasis is more common than suspected and they will feed on humans when bird hosts are not available. They thearotically can infest othe ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not usually: However they can cause an intensely itching rash. They don't stay in your body however. Depending on the extent of the skin rash, topical cortisone c ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
52 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: You can see them crawling but they are very tiny,no larger than the period at the end of this sentence. They bite but don't burrow into skin or d ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Mites?: Not mites that i know of but mostly diseases from droppings of their excrement, like from pigeons or also salmonella from raw chick eggs rarely from p ... Read More
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Dr. Laura Webb
13 years experience Pediatrics
5% permethrin cream: This cream is available by prescription and can be used in children as young as 2 months. The cream should be massaged into the skin from scalp to le ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Trombiculidae: Itching can be helped with topical corticosteroids and antihistamines as well as hot showers or baths. In cases of severe dermatitis or secondary infe ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
18 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes- have it checked: Scabies can be spread on objects such as articles of clothing or bedsheets- therefore, these mites can be potentially spread on the coat of your dog. ... Read More
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