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Can u send pictures of allergic reactions to wool? I been thinking bed bugs and dust mites but no signs of either?

Can u send pictures of allergic reactions to wool? I been thinking bed bugs and dust mites but no signs of either?

Hmm!: Agree w dr. Klein. Bed bug bites may cause no symptoms or signs in some people. When there is a reaction, it may not show until several days after the bed bug has bitten. It can cause pink, swollen, itchy lesions on the skin. What can be telltale is when there is a linear track of lesions from sequential feedings – but that does not always occur. Here are some tell tale signs for bed bugs. ...Read more

Mite (Definition)

Any of various small or minute arachnids of the order acarina that are often parasitic on animals and plants, infest stored food products, and in ...Read more


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Can bird mites live on and bite humans for a period of time? Can they jump from person to person.

Maybe: Bird mite ascariasis is more common than suspected and they will feed on humans when bird hosts are not available. They thearotically can infest other people by direct contact. They are very tiny and infestations are hard to eradicate. Bites are characteristically like 1/4 th inch target lesion. For more info see www. Birdmites. Org ...Read more

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What does a turkey mite bite look like?

What does a turkey mite bite look like?

Interesting subject: Thank you for the question- I did some research and found out that turkey mites are not mites but actually immature tick bites- I found two helpful sites that might be helpful to you
and picture added also
http://globerove. Com/turkey/turkey-mites/3319
http://web. Extension. Illinois. Edu/state/newsdetail. Cfm? NewsID=15748 ...Read more

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Can you provide picture of a flea bite on a human?

Here is a link: Http://www. Webmd. Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/picture-of-flea-bites.

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Saw pictures of flea bites on humans and fleas but live in nice home. What could I have?

Saw pictures of flea bites on humans and fleas but live in nice home. What could I have?

See below: Still could be fleas but most insect bites look similar. All insect bites can cause a local reaction with redness, swelling, warmth and itch. If you have pets, check them. ...Read more

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Help please. Saw picture of flea bites on humans and looks like one on my child. Too embarassed to tell anyone?

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Help please. Saw picture of flea bites on humans and looks like one on my child. Too embarassed to tell anyone?

Don't worry: If your child has a bite and is really bothered by it/itching it- or it looks infected - see a doctor. If you have an animal that could have fleas - get the animal treated. Do not be embarassed. Doctors see everything. We do not judge. We see lice and scabies and many things. We want to help. ...Read more

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How do I treat a dust mite bite?

How do I treat a dust mite bite?

Not biting: Dust mites and their feces are a common trigger of allergic reactions such as allergic rhinitis and triggering asthma. Dust mites do not bite, so no need to worry about that. ...Read more

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I have a growth on my face, started like an insect bite but remains as dark bubble. It’s slightly painful an irritating. I can send picture. Plz advis?

I have a growth on my face, started like an insect bite but remains as dark bubble. It’s slightly painful an irritating. I can send picture. Plz advis?

Growth on face: You can't upload photographs to HealthTap Basic. They can be uploaded to HealthTap Prime and Concierge. This lesion would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treatment. ...Read more

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Can bird mites cause diseases in humans?

Bird Mites: No bird mites (ornithonyssus sylviarum, dermanyssus gallinae) don't normally transmit diseases to humans but can be in a real pain in the butt (& elsewhere) take care. ...Read more

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How do you treat demodex mites on humans?

Demodex mites: These are usually treated with topical antifungals. It is unclear if these mites are involved in causing skin conditions like rosacea or if they are innocent bystanders. ...Read more

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Can dogs transfer mites to humans without visible signs themselves?

No: If there are mites in humans, there are physical signs present. They do not "lie dormant" on human skin, so to speak! ...Read more

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Can my cat spread the human scabies mite?

Doubtful: Animals ; pets carry different scabies mites.
Scabies mites that live on pets are different from the ones found on humans. But, mites on pets may be transmitted to you from an infested pet. They can burrow under your skin resulting in itching. This type of mite will not reproduce on you ; should die within several days. You won't require medication but your animal needs to be treated. ...Read more

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Can ivermectin treat humans with bird mites?

You are asking about: A very complex & difficult problem. Please read this article: http://www. Birdmites. Org/strategies. Html. It will tell you a number of approaches to treating bird mites on humans but as for treating them on your body, you will need eradicate them in your area (a difficult process). ...Read more

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What kind of scabies mites live on pets? And what kind lives on human? Can a pet be infested with the human mites?

Mite Type: Dogs can develop canine scabies caused by sarcoptes scabiei canis. People can be infected by sarcoptes scabiei hominis. Scabies infestations in wild animals ; other domestic animals come from different sarcoptes scabiei subspecies. To the best of my understanding mites of one subspecies will die fairly quickly when they attach to a different type of animal. ...Read more

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Are bird mites contagious and can they live on human host? Is there a cream to use to kill them off your body?

Are bird mites contagious and can they live on human host? Is there a cream to use to kill them off your body?

Not usually: However they can cause an intensely itching rash. They don't stay in your body however. Depending on the extent of the skin rash, topical cortisone cream or oral steroid may be required to calm the rash down. ...Read more

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Can bird mites stay on human skin a period of time even if away from the infested area? Can you see them crawling on the skin?

Can bird mites stay on human skin a period of time even if away from the infested area? Can you see them crawling on the skin?

See below: You can see them crawling but they are very tiny, no larger than the period at the end of this sentence. They bite but don't burrow into skin or draw blood from humans. They wash off easily. ...Read more

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What does mite bites look like?

Body mites: Mites, or scabies, are microscopic organisms that get under the skin. They cause small raised bumps mostly in the skin folds of the arms and legs and aroung the waist. They often show up on the hands between the fingers. They are itchy and may be worse at night. There really is not any good treatment otc. Should get seen by a doctor to know for sure. Many skin conditions can look similar. ...Read more

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I don't know what type of bug bite I got. I have been bitten by mosquitos and spiders. This bite looks like neither & too small to b mites. What is it?

Nee A Microscope??: Sounds like it might be the South African Yellow Hugumatuba Dipping Darter Mite.But then it could also be the Red-Bellied Detrusor Stinging Sage Darter Ant. Depends on where you live, where you were exposed, part of body bitten, time of day bitten, any associated symptoms, what the surrounding skin looks like and whether you've rolled around in stinging nettles lately. In other words:more info needed ...Read more

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Could we have bug bites or dust mites?

Could we have bug bites or dust mites?

Different symptoms: While bug bites can lead to a rash, dust mites (and their fecal pellets) trigger asthma and allergic rhinitis especially at night. Dust mites can trigger eczema in some. For more information on dust mites go to my blog at: http://www. Familyallergyasthmacare. Com/2012/11/dust-mites-just-the-facts/. ...Read more

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Skin susceptible to bites from small insects and dust mites?

Skin susceptible to bites from small insects and dust mites?

Interesting: Never heard that the skin would be susceptible to insect bites more than someone else's unless the smell of the skin- soaps, colognes, perfumes, etc. Maybe attracts the bugs more. You might try not wearing anything that has a fragrance to it- even washing clothes in fragrance free detergent and dryer sheets. ...Read more

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How can you tell the difference between sand mites and chigger bites?

How can you tell the difference between sand mites and chigger bites?

Where you got them.: Chiggers live in grass, brush, hay and other green spaces but they're active only in moderate temperatures (60 -90+ degrees.) Sand mites (fleas) live in coastal, sandy soils and are more heat-tolerant. Both are very tiny and both itch like crazy. OTC non-sedating antihistamines and cortisone creams can ease the symptoms. Your pharmacist can help you find the right medications. ...Read more

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Why my 10 years old son is disturb when looking at the pictures of human anatomy?

Why my 10 years old son is disturb when looking at the pictures of human anatomy?

This is normal: At this age and through adolescence, youngsters are very private about their changing bodies and changing feelings. Wise adults respect this and simply communicate that they will be supportive of their child during this tough time. ...Read more

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Been dealing with bites from beginning of the year and discovered bb in my home but my bites do not look like bb bites they look like dust mites bite?

Bed bugs: These can be difficult to get rid of. You need to consult with a professional to have your house made free of these. Dust mites do not bite. ...Read more

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What do dust mite bites look like?

Dust mites: Although dust mites eat remnant of human skin they do not eat humans and do not consequently leave marks. Are you thinking bed bugs which leave blood red spots on skin and frequently blood spots on sheets. ...Read more

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How should I treat dust mite bites?

They don't: House dust mites, although related to the spider, do not bite. If something is biting you, look for bed bugs or fleas. The usual treatment is application of a cortisone cream, a prescription one if necessary. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for wood mites bites?

Trombiculidae: Itching can be helped with topical corticosteroids and antihistamines as well as hot showers or baths. In cases of severe dermatitis or secondary infection with chigger bites, a doctor should be consulted. Some apply petroleum jelly or painting nail polish over the chigger bite under the false belief that the nail polish will suffocate the chiggers under the skin, but it does not work that way. ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of turkey mite bites?

Has the source of: The bird mites also been treated? This site will provide explanation ways to address your bites: http://www. Birdmites. Org/strategies. Html. ...Read more

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Horrible microscopic mites in eyes, skin, scalp with unseen crawling and bites. Help!

Horrible microscopic mites in eyes, skin, scalp with unseen crawling and bites. Help!

Make an appointment: See an eye md to evaluate your eyes and associated periocular areas. A slit lamp biomicroscopic examination can elucidate the mites (lice) or their eggs (nits) and then treatment can be prescribed. Pilopine ophthalmic gel can be effective. ...Read more

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I got bitten by a mite / tick. Now I have atleast 10 circular scars on my legs. What medicine will help this problem?

I got bitten by a mite / tick. Now I have atleast 10 circular scars on my legs. What medicine will help this problem?

? Lyme disease: This rash sounds very suspicious for the rash you get with Lyme disease. A plead with you to be seen and tested for this. If diagnosed and treated within the first few weeks after contracting the illness, thee is a high cure rate. Once body starts reacting, the immune response can cause a lot of problems. You really need to tested, have the diagnosis confirmed and get on the correct antibiotics. ...Read more

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I had a few itchy, red, bug-bite looking bumps around my ankles and over the next few days, they spread to my arms. Could they be mites? I was weeding

I had a few itchy, red, bug-bite looking bumps around my ankles and over the next few days, they spread to my arms. Could they be mites? I was weeding

Ankle bites: Can cause a blistery appearing rash that is inflamed, feel itchy and burn. If there are other parts of the body affected, they may be bites as well. Getting an exam is your safest route in determining the diagnosis and treatment plan. ...Read more

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I have red itchy spots on both feet and found 3 on my wrist as well. A lady at work said she dot bitten by mites and it looked the same but I'm unsure. What could it be?

I have red itchy spots on both feet and found 3 on my wrist as well. A lady at work said she dot bitten by mites and it looked the same but I'm unsure. What could it be?

Unfortunately it is: Not possible to diagnose bites, bumps or rashes over the internet since we cannot see you. Make an appointment for evaluation by a health care provider as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Yes I'm worried these are mite/scabies bites. Not sure. It's localized on the breast area and not on the rest of the body.?

Yes I'm worried these are mite/scabies bites. Not sure. It's localized on the breast area and not on the rest of the body.?

See doctor: Usually scabies presents with a very itchy rash which spreads and most common site is space between the fingers and toes though can occur anywhere. Less likely to be scabies but possibility of itchy bites is there, hard to say without examination. Please see doctor.
http://patient. Info/health/scabies-leaflet ...Read more

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Frequent itching and open sores on vagina, which are only visible when I take a picture with a camera, not with human eye. What could it be, herpes?

Frequent itching and open sores on vagina, which are only visible when I take a picture with a camera, not with human eye. What could it be, herpes?

Your eyes are best.: With bright light and a mirror you can see much better than any camera. If you have open sores or a persistent itch, see you doc. ...Read more