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How many different type of scabies are there

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: The residual itching and skin disturbance of scabies can take 6 or more weeks to heal. It is a body reaction to scabies fecal material deposited under ... Read More

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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
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vlada Groysman
14 years experience Dermatology
Similar symptoms: Scabies occur usually on wrists, between fingers, groin, axilla, buttocks and neck. Eczema usually occurs on backs of knees, flexural folds, hands and ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Seward
21 years experience Dermatology
To : To properly diagnose scabies, a dermatologist will look for a burrow in the skin, scrape the skin and examine under a microscrope. If a mite is found ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
38 years experience Pain Management
See your doctor: Sounds like you have a couple of different things going on. You should see your regular doctor who can determine what is appeopriatwe for you.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: This medication can be combined with an oral steroid. Start with 1% hydrocortisone - mix a good portion with an eczema cream and spread over affected ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Giunta
53 years experience Family Medicine
Stress: If rash associated with period it is not MRSA or scabies. It most likley is a neuro dermatitis and can be treated with atarax (hydroxyzine).
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A female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Not scabies: You say you had scabies twice. Then you know it is not a "bite" that you remove with tweezers. TICK??? Scabies makes you itch all over, especially in ... Read More
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Dr. Laura Webb
12 years experience Pediatrics
5% permethrin cream: This cream is available by prescription and can be used in children as young as 2 months. The cream should be massaged into the skin from scalp to le ... Read More
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