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what does bed bugs bite look like

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarah Kohl
34 years experience Travel Medicine
Red bumps in a row: Bed bugs hide in nooks crannies of furniture and bite at night. Search your sleeping quiarters for small bugs which look like apple seeds or their red ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Bed bug bites may: Cause no sx's/signs except for 2 small puncture points in skin . When there's a reaction, it may show from an hr to several days later. It can cause i ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience 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
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Bed bug bites may: Have no sx's/signs except for 2 small skin puncture points. A reaction may show from an hr to several days later. It can cause itchy, pink, swollen, l ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience 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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Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience Podiatry
Red spots or bumps: These happen most often while you are alseep, so when you wake up you may find red spots or bumps that itch. They aren't dangerous, but they aren't p ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience Podiatry
Red spots or bumps: These happen most often while you are alseep, so when you wake up you may find red spots or bumps that itch. They aren't dangerous, but they aren't p ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Bed bug bites may: Cause no sx's/signs in some except for 2 small points where skin was punctured by bedbug. When there's a reaction, it may show from an hour to several ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarah Kohl
34 years experience Travel Medicine
Red bumps in a line: Bed bugs bites look like red bumps or welts. They are often in a line. They are very itchy.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Red bumps: Usually a raised red and swollen bump (s) it is typically itchy and when scratched can become open and scabbed.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Well....: Bed bug bites may cause no sx's/signs in some except for 2 small points where skin was punctured by bedbug. When there's a reaction, it may show from ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience 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 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarah Kohl
34 years experience Travel Medicine
Red bumps w/ scratch: Bed bugs often bite in a row, or cluster. The bites vary from pink bumps to welts. They are very itchy. The become more inflamed when scratched you ... Read More
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