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Chiggers Evaluation

The evaluation of chiggers begins with a medical history and physical examination.

No testing is necessary to make the diagnosis of chiggers.

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Last Updated: Aug 15, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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