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How does a child normally get scabies?
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
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In brief: Other People
Scabies is a highly contagious disease usually spread from person to person.
Often in crowded situations such as day cares.

In brief: Other People
Scabies is a highly contagious disease usually spread from person to person.
Often in crowded situations such as day cares.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
In brief: Scabies
Scabies is an itchy, highly contagious skin condition caused by an infestation by the itch mite sarcoptes scabiei.
Direct skin-to-skin contact is the mode of transmission. A severe and relentless itch is the predominant symptom of scabies.

In brief: Scabies
Scabies is an itchy, highly contagious skin condition caused by an infestation by the itch mite sarcoptes scabiei.
Direct skin-to-skin contact is the mode of transmission. A severe and relentless itch is the predominant symptom of scabies.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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