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beginning signs of scabies

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Abuhammour
37 years experience Pediatrics
Skin lesions: Skin papules with burrows are seen . Also signs of itching.
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Dr. Coyle Connolly
28 years experience Dermatology
Scabies : Scabies is very itchy and involves the fingers, wrists , underarms, waistline, and groin area.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Possible.: Scabies is highly contagious, but spreading requires skin-to-skin contact. If you have had no direct contact with the infested person(s), it is possib ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Scabies diagnosis: Scabies is generally diagnosed by the history and appearance of the skin, confirmed with a skin scraping and microscopic examination. The rash of sca ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Scabies.: Tunneled rash.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Do you have a rash?: If you have an itchy rash you might have hives or eczema. Contact dermatitis all over your body would clear in 2-6 weeks - so it's not that. No rash? ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Itching!!: You may have a rash that looks a bit like pimples accompanied by intense itching. It is miserable!
A female asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Itching.: The essential lesion is a small, erythematous papule, often excoriated and tipped with hemorrhagic crusts. It is not a dramatic lesion and not always ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Some basics: The scabies mite is passed by direct contact. We see it pass from kid to kid sometimes if they play in close proximity. Wrestlers, bed partners, etc. ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Relax: Even if the person you love is crawling with scabies, that's no reason not to snuggle up and be happy together. You can both be treated at the same ti ... Read More

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