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A 21-year-old female asked:

Boyfriend had red itchy bug bite bumps on his penis. now we both have red itchy bumps on our legs, butt and arms. what could it be? not painful.

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Dr. James Krick
Urology 38 years experience
Get checked: It could be scabies, crab lice or other parasitic organisms.
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