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Do I have scabies on skin?

Do I have scabies on skin?

Hard to say: Without more information. Rashes are nearly impossible to evaluate without actually seeing them. ...Read more

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Dctr say i have scabies so how can i get this diesease i donot go outside my home and all my family members are not any problm of skin?

Dctr say i have scabies so how can i get this diesease i donot go outside my home and all my family members are not any problm of skin?

Sarcoptes scabiei: Scabies is an itchy, highly contagious skin disease caused by an infestation by the itch mite Sarcoptes scabiei. Direct skin-to-skin contact is the mode of transmission..thres just no way around this one. A severe and relentless itch is the predominant symptom of scabies. A contact that you had likely didn't know they had scabies and passed it along to you. ...Read more

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How to treat scabies and mites from skin?

How to treat scabies and mites from skin?

Scabies Treatment: It requires effort to get rid of scabies. 1st, you ; all members of your household need to be treated. Ivermectin is an effective medication for treating scabies. 2nd, clean (ie. Hot water in machine) clothes, bedding ; towels you've come in contact w). There may be things like pillows that can’t go in the wash. Place them in a big plastic bag ; tie it up. Keep it in there for 48 hours because. ...Read more

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Can scabies kill the part of the skin?

Can scabies kill the part of the skin?

No.: I'm not sure exactly what you're asking, but mostly, scabies just itches. A lot. It cannot by itself cause any permanent damage to the skin. ...Read more

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How are dry skin and scabies different?

How are dry skin and scabies different?

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 bumps in these areas. Dry skin os mildly itchy.Scabies must be treated. Ot os contagious. ...Read more

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What is a skin condition that mimics scabies?

What is a skin condition that mimics scabies?

Do you have a week?: The kinds of different itch are too numerous to list here. Canine and feline scabies can be similar. Suspect scabies if the person has itch over most of skin except face & scalp, especially wrists and genital, which is much worse in bed. Always look for itching among contacts, especially bedmates and roommates. Scabies is endemic in prisons, group homes, mental hospitals. ...Read more

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Can there be a skin condition that is comparable to scabies?

Can there be a skin condition that is comparable to scabies?

Yes few conditions: Symptoms of early scabies mirror of other skin conditions syphilis urticarial ectoparasites like fleas, lice and bed bugs other dermatitis condition causing itching. ...Read more

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Can female scabies still lay eggs without being on your skin?

Scabies: Scabies lay eggs after they burrow under your skin. http://www.cdc.gov/parasites/scabies/gen_info/faqs.html ...Read more

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