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How long can a flea live under your skim?

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Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine

In brief: Fleas

Fleas do not burrow under the skin.
They bite and move elsewhere to bite again. Treatment is to eliminate the source, usually on a pet. Mites like scabies do burrow under the skin.

In brief: Fleas

Fleas do not burrow under the skin.
They bite and move elsewhere to bite again. Treatment is to eliminate the source, usually on a pet. Mites like scabies do burrow under the skin.
Dr. Colin Kerr
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