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Does this look like bed bug bites?!

(7 Posts)
InsaneDame Fri 26-Aug-16 12:20:47

Very itchy, noticed yesterday there are three of them. Got one big one on my collar bone and two small ones on the inside of my elbow. Nobody else in the house has anything. Help!

HappyAxolotl Fri 26-Aug-16 12:24:33

Are they perhaps mosquito bites? Something flying rather than crawling seems much more likely because of how far apart they are. I did live in a place once that got bedbugs and we all got bitten in a specific way - 3 bites about an inch apart in either a straight line or an equilateral triangle.

Javabeansaintgeorge Fri 26-Aug-16 12:24:54

Looks like flea bites.

sophie1985 Fri 26-Aug-16 12:25:20

Fleas.

InsaneDame Fri 26-Aug-16 12:27:12

I thought fleas bit around the legs?

Javabeansaintgeorge Sat 27-Aug-16 15:14:50

fleas bite anywhere.

sophie1985 Sat 27-Aug-16 18:50:13

They are more likely to bite ankles as they live in carpet and hop on board whilst you walk about. They will however bite anywhere if infested in quilts or sheets or if an animal roams the bedroom.

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