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Is scabies prevalent throughout the world?
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Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine
6 doctors agree
In brief: World traveler
Yes, scabies is worldwide.

In brief: World traveler
Yes, scabies is worldwide.
Dr. Francine Yep
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
In brief: Scabies
Scabies is found worldwide among people of all groups and ages.
It is spread by direct contact with infected people, and less often by sharing clothing or bedding. Sometimes whole families are affected. Outbreaks of scabies are more common in nursing homes, nursing facilities, and child care centers.

In brief: Scabies
Scabies is found worldwide among people of all groups and ages.
It is spread by direct contact with infected people, and less often by sharing clothing or bedding. Sometimes whole families are affected. Outbreaks of scabies are more common in nursing homes, nursing facilities, and child care centers.
Dr. Michael Fisher
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