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Can someone be re-infested with scabies?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology

In brief: Yes

Yes, you can get it again from another person who has it.

In brief: Yes

Yes, you can get it again from another person who has it.
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Dr. Robert Jackson
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

A person does not get immunity to scabies after suffering one scabies infestation.
However, most people who are old enough to remember the misery of having a scabies rash will go out of their way to avoid getting scabies again.

In brief: Yes

A person does not get immunity to scabies after suffering one scabies infestation.
However, most people who are old enough to remember the misery of having a scabies rash will go out of their way to avoid getting scabies again.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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