Bed bugs can find their way into even the cleanest homes, hiding in mattresses, box springs, headboards, luggage, couches, and cracks and crevices. Getting rid of bed bugs can be difficult and must be usually needs the assistance of a pest-control company.
Bed bugs usually feed without the host even knowing. They are able to bite during a night’s sleep. Most individuals do not experience any reaction to bedbug bites, the only evidence is a small puncture, but these bites may result in itch irritations or bacterial infections and can evolve into a bullous rash.
What treatments are available?
If you have multiple bites or a bite looks infected, schedule an appointment and Dr. Myers can help treat the infection and relieve the itch.