Disease Information for Bedbug bites (Cimex lectularius)

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Bite areas threesome skip linear lesion
Flea-bitten rash pattern/sign
Insect bites/signs
Painful subcutaneous nodules
Papulosquamous rash
Pruritic/itching rash
Rash
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/ Papular Rash Face Upper Arms
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Infestations/arthropoda (category)
Definition

Bedbug Cimex lectularius true bug lives in bed and bedding crevesis for up to a year without feeding; skip breakfast-lunch-dinner linear lesions; pruritic papules rash treated symptomatically; ddx flea bites; treat bed areas with picaridin or heavily infested areas with methyl bromide; documented hepatitis b, chagas disease spread though rare

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