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how long do flea bite scars last?

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Dr. David Hardin
Wound care 36 years experience
Scratching: Depends on how much you scratched them. If you were able to leave them alone they will fade in a few days, if there is a large abraded area, anywhere from a few weeks to a permanent scar if a large area was opened.

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Can flea bites cause scars that won't go away?

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Dr. Keith Ramsey
Adolescent Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: Especially if you scratch them. Most scars will improve in appearance in a year or less.

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