A member asked:

19 year old female, not sexually active.noticed red itchy bumps in pubic area , they only go away if i shave.regrowth of hair, itching & bumps reoccur?

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Dr. Joram Seggev answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

These insects (phtirus pubis)can be picked up if you sleep on an infected bed/linen. You should see a physician when the hair has grown and you actually have the symptoms.

Answered Oct 4, 2016



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