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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Sometimes: Most insect which draw a blood meal though a bite will cause a local reaction with redness, swelling, warmth and itch. It is often impossible to tell ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Peppercorn
42 years experience in Dermatology
Bed bugs: Itchy red bumps when you awaken in the morning that were not present before you went to bed.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: Here you are for the bug, the bites create a red, swollen, warm area called a local reaction and can become infected like any other bite. Seek medica ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Bed bug bites: wash with soap and water, apply OTC anti itch cream, you might need an antihistaminic as well to help the itch, but might make you drowsy, so take it ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Barbara Stark Baxter
41 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Bed bug bites: The bites themselves are not self-perpetuating and they do not spread, but they are sometimes extremely itchy. Antihistamines can be used for the itch ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
There may be : A red, raised area that may itch intensely sometimes there can be a series of linear lesions.
A member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Bed Bugs: http://urbanentomology.tamu.edu/bedbugs/bedbugs.html.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: Here you are for the bug, the bites create a red, swollen, warm area called a local reaction and can become infected like any other bite. Seek medica ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: Most insect which draw a blood meal though a bite will cause a local reaction with redness, swelling, warmth and itch. It is often impossible to tell ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Annoying: Don't scratch. A simple over the counter Hydrocortisone cram applied 2-3 times daily plus an oral antihistamine such as Claritin (loratadine) or zyrte ... Read More
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