Kerosene against Bed Bugs


To the Editor of " The Indian Medical Gazette." Sir,?With reference to the a rticle "Bed Bugs and how to destroy them by Kerosene Oil," which appeared on the correspondence page of the August number of the Journal, I beg to ask your favour to give a place in your journal to the following trial with Kerosene Oil on Bed Bugs in my Hospital. In our hospital here several of the rope-knitted beds (charpoys) were infested with bed bugs. One day I took one of them out in the open, and got half a seer of kerosene oil from the shop, and on all sides, every corner, every hole, every rope was nearly soaked with the oil. When the oiling

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@inproceedings{Hoosain2016KeroseneAB, title={Kerosene against Bed Bugs}, author={Tafazool Hoosain}, booktitle={The Indian medical gazette}, year={2016} }