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how can i tell the difference between dry skin and scabies

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Itches: Scabies is very itchy at night and affects certain areas- wrist between fingers, genitals, ar pits, ankles and waist band. There are little raised bum ... Read More

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Any moisturizer.: Any moisturizer will do. Use your favorite.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Impossible to say: See a dermatologist but it is more likely to be scabies than dry skin.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Dyshydrotic eczema: is one form of eczema that generally appears on the hands and feet, presenting as dry skin with tiny fluid filled blisters.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
50 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Allergy?: Good morning, tant itchy rash with red bumps suggests that your immune system is trying to reject something such as an allergen or a virus. The itchi ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Most common: cause , often "missed" is SKIN DRYNESS!!!! This condition is often called "Winter Itch" although it can occur in any season. Heat being turned on in c ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nazhat Sharma
57 years experience Ophthalmology
Hot flashes need : are treated with hormones A sudden feeling of warmth spreading through your upper body and face A flushed appearance with red, blotchy skin Rapid hea ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Everything.: The two have virtually nothing in common, actually. Rosacea is periodic flushing, dilated blood vessels, and (usually) acne-like papules on the face. ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tara Passow
39 years experience Dermatology
They can look alike: They can look the same on the scalp, however there can be subtle differences. Dry skin would tend to be over the entire scalp and can worsen with use ... Read More
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