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Can someone have Allergies from bedbugs?

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Can someone have Allergies from bedbugs?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

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bed bug bites can be very painful, itchy and can cause red bumps on the skin very much like an allergy.

bed bug bites can even become infected as well.

you have to get rid of bed bugs completely from your bed and home for them to stop biting you and causing skin rashes and bites.

it is not easy getting rid of all bed bugs.

why do you think you have allergies to bed bugs?

have you had your mattress and bed checked for bed bugs?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks, ***** ***** wanted to know if some could be allergic to bed bug.Thanks alot
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

that is not a typical allergy we see

but there is always a small possibility that it could happen and someone could have an allergy to bed bugs

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