Scabies

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by Karileeknight
Last updated 4 years ago

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Health & Fitness
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Scabies

1. Pimple like rash2. Intense itching (especially between fingers, around wrists, elbows, waist, thighs and buttocks)3. Itching intensifies at night

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Itchy skin condition caused by the microscopic mite Sarcoptes scabei.

SCABIES

Direct contact: Touching infected personIndirect contact: Sharing towels, bedsheets, clothing, etc. with infected person

How do you get it?

What to look out for

MAY BE INFECTIOUS EVEN IF RASH HAS NOT APPEARED YET!

Treatment

Sarcoptes scabei.Can live 1-2 months on a human, 48-72 hours off of a person.Animal scabei and human scabei are NOT the same (therefore, you cannot get them from an animal)

Develops when a pregnant female mite burrows into the skin and lays her eggs

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