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Itchy bumps

My daughter is 5 and has been getting what look like insect bites on her back, chest and neck. She is the only one in the house who has these bite marks and she still sleeps with her sister who is 6. This has been happening on and off for a week both kids will wake up and one has been biten and the other hasn't. I've given both cats a bath and no fleas and have checked her bed and haven't seen any signs of bed bugs. She has a doctors appointment tomorrow but does anyone have any idea what else it could be?

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jen699

Asked by jen699 at 11:44 AM on Dec. 9, 2010 in Kids' Health

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Answers (5)
  • Sounds maybe a hives reaction to laundry soap? or Roseola possibly has she had a fever?
    JesF419

    Answer by JesF419 at 11:57 AM on Dec. 9, 2010

  • or food or drink
    mamacita69930

    Answer by mamacita69930 at 12:22 PM on Dec. 9, 2010

  • I agree it could be an allergic reaction or some kind of skin condition.
    KTMOM

    Answer by KTMOM at 7:37 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • have you checked their bed for bedbugs? you never know, check the creases of the bed.
    sodapple

    Answer by sodapple at 4:09 PM on Dec. 12, 2010

  • food or laundry soap?
    Ashlynnsmommy07

    Answer by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 1:12 AM on Dec. 14, 2010

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