Itching at bed time

I have been itching when I am about to sleep at night for the past few weeks. The itching which is usually on my back has been getting worse for the past few days. Kindly help me.

Ola (by WhatsApp)


Although like many other skin conditions, skin itchiness may increase at night due to the natural cycling of certain hormones, molecules, and chemicals that occur in the body during the night, it is important to rule out any form of skin disease such as scabies or due to bed bugs or body lice. In view of this, you will benefit from a proper physical examination by your doctor who will also send samples of your blood and skin scrapings to the Laboratory for a definitive diagnosis and appropriate treatment. If it is confirmed that what you have is an infectious skin disease, your beddings and towels should also be disinfected to avoid a recurrence and spread to other members of your household.


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