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can masturbating worsen scabies

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Scabies ?'s: Masturbation will not prevent the curing of scabies.
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Some handy facts...: Normal men, women, boys, and girls masturbate (it's universal). It isn't harmful, as the body goes through similar effects during regular sex with a p ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Doesn't happen: Scabies is an infection with the scabies mite (bug). You get it when the bug transfers to your body from an infected source.It has nothing to do with ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Itching: See a dermatologist or an internist to investigate the cause of your itching. A complete blood count may be necessary.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 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
44 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
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Scabies: Scabies in people is cause by a mite called Sacroptes Scabieivar. Hominis.Scabies looks like lines of burrows on skin made w little mounds or blisters ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Still too common: Scabies happens in every town and every city in the United States. No parts of the country are immune from scabies. Even one case is too many. The key ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Define serious: For the person who has it, it can cause horrible itching, but it's certainly not life threatening. The "serious" thing about scabies is that it's hig ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Good hygine & treat: Scabies most likely spread from person to person because of bad habits and poor hygine.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Scabies: After being treated you may still itch for 2 to 4 more weeks until the allergic reaction has completely resolved.

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