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Scabies - Wikipedia

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Scabies, previously known as the seven-year itch, is a contagious skin infestation by the mite Sarcoptes scabiei. The most common symptoms are severe ...

Is Scabies Contagious? - MedicineNet

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Sep 23, 2016 ... Find out if scabies is contagious, learn how scabies is transmitted, and learn when to seek medical care for scabies.

Scabies: Symptoms, Transmission, and Diagnosis - Healthline

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Feb 17, 2016 ... Treatment often consists of medications that kill scabies mites and their eggs. Since scabies is so contagious, doctors will usually recommend ...

CDC - Scabies - General Information - Frequently Asked Questions ...

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Nov 2, 2010 ... Persons with crusted scabies are very contagious to other persons and can spread the infestation easily both by direct skin-to-skin contact and ...

Scabies - KidsHealth

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Scabies is contagious from person to person, and anyone can get it. The mites don't care if you're clean, dirty, rich, or poor. All they want is to live on or in the ...

Scabies | American Academy of Dermatology

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Scabies is a common skin condition caused by a mite. ... Home · Public and patients · Diseases and treatments · Contagious skin diseases; Scabies ...

Scabies. What is scabies? Symptoms and treatment | Patient

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Scabies is a contagious, extremely itchy skin disorder that leads to a rash. Scabies can be treated easily with a topical cream and it's main symptoms include...

Scabies Guide: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

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The scabies mite, also known as the human itch or mange mite, causes intense itching, and it is contagious. When a person catches scabies, pregnant female ...

Scabies: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention ...

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Nov 3, 2002 ... Scabies is highly contagious. Spread of the mites usually occurs directly from person to person. The greater the extent and duration of touch, ...