Dermatology Nitrous Oxide / Bites Bites--Chiggers




Chigger mite bites

John L. Bezzant,M.D.

This is the back of the patient who was infested with chiggers. Treatment consists of any of the following: 1) topical steroids applied twice daily 2) oral antihistamines. 3) prednisone, 1 mg/kg per day until the itching resolves.