Bed Bugs Slideshow: Don't Let the Bed Bugs Bite

Reviewed by Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD on Tuesday, December 10, 2013

A common bedbug magnified.

An adult bedbug at actual size, and magnified for a closer look.

Suitcase in a hotel room.

A woman sleeps in bed.

Bedbugs leave red, itchy bites on the skin, usually in rows.

Infected bedbug bites on an arm.

An adult bedbug ingests a blood meal from a person.

Bedbugs along the seam of a mattress.

Wash clothes and bedding in hot, soapy water and dry on high heat to kill bedbugs and their larvae.

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