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Are flea bites dangerous?
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree
In brief: Usually not but
Fleas can carry tapeworms & murine typhus.
In some parts of the world to include the southwestern United States they can carry a bacteria called yersinia pestis which can cause bubonic plague.

In brief: Usually not but
Fleas can carry tapeworms & murine typhus.
In some parts of the world to include the southwestern United States they can carry a bacteria called yersinia pestis which can cause bubonic plague.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
In brief: No
Simply an annoyance!

In brief: No
Simply an annoyance!
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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