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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Scabies. : Assuming that you've waited long enough, this could be either persistence of infection or residual inflammation. To know for sure, you'd really need ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Villacis
22 years experience Family Medicine
May be scabies: It is not uncommon for people to get more itchy instead of less a few days after scabies treatment. It is also important to put the cream over the who ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Reid Blackwelder
37 years experience Family Medicine
Healing if treated: If the scabies was treated, it usually takes a week or so for the skin to heal. It can still be irritated for a while because the mite's remnants and ... Read More
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Creeping: The itching and the creeping senstation under the skin can persist sometimes for weeks, after the scabies has been treated. Make sure you applied the ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
This may be due to: The permethrin. Per drugs.Com it can cause side effects. "dermatological side effects have included pruritus (7%), erythema (1% to 2 %), and rash (1% ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
SeeSee derm: See dermatologist to discuss treatment options.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Itching: May have different causes and is not necessarily secondary to a skin condition but rather an internal condition. An example is liver disease. You shou ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Usually itching.: Symptoms of scabies can include very thin lines noted on the skin, rash between the finger, sores from scratching and itching which is worse at night.
A female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe/not: The rash & itching from scabies is primarily due to an allergic reaction to the poop the bug leaves in its burrows. It is not due to the bugs movi ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Assessment: I would have this evaluated. Would place one of the bugs in a jar to bring with you for identification purposes. Take care.
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