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Can you contact scabies from furniture?
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Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
Dermatology
In brief: Possible
It is possible if a person with a very severe infection sat on the couch, and it was fabric and not cleaned.

In brief: Possible
It is possible if a person with a very severe infection sat on the couch, and it was fabric and not cleaned.
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
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Dr. Michael Silverman
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Unlikely
Human to human causes almost all infection .
.Mites are the host so i guess if they survive on your sofa you might be able to get from that source.

In brief: Unlikely
Human to human causes almost all infection .
.Mites are the host so i guess if they survive on your sofa you might be able to get from that source.
Dr. Michael Silverman
Dr. Michael Silverman
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