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Can body have delayed reaction to flea bites?

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Dr. Zoey Goore
Pediatrics
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In brief: Delayed flea bites

You can have what is called an id reaction.
Your body can develop a reaction to the bites even after they are gone. They are often as itchy and annoying as the original bites. Using something to control the itch can be helpful and having patience for them to go away.

In brief: Delayed flea bites

You can have what is called an id reaction.
Your body can develop a reaction to the bites even after they are gone. They are often as itchy and annoying as the original bites. Using something to control the itch can be helpful and having patience for them to go away.
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