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01 Jul 2005

Bites
I am getting bitten by something. I have red itchy bumps on my legs, arms and body and I don't know whats biting me! they look like mosquito bites, but are much much more itchy! They take a few days to go away, but the spot stays itchy for ages and I end up scratching the skin away until it bleeds and its STILLL itchy! What could be biting me. I haven't seen any fleas in the house and we don't have dogs or cats.
Please advise if you can.

Thank you!
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CyberDoc
CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

Karen, does it only happen at home and not at work? Are you sure it isn’t due to an allergy or contact dermatitis due to a new washing powder or something? Let me know as a new question and we’ll take it from there. Good luck.
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