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Bedbugs (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

bedbug, bedbugs, bed bug, bed bugs, bite, infestation, Cimicidae, Cimex lectularius, Cimex hemipterus

Author and Editor

Author: Steven E. Doerr, MD

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor,


Potter, Michael F. "Bed Bugs." University of Kentucky College of Agriculture. Aug. 2008.

United States. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. "Bed Bugs." Aug. 10, 2010. <>.

Last Editorial Review: 9/8/2010

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