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Can you develop a fever with scabies?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology

In brief: Yes

Yes if the skin gets infected.

In brief: Yes

Yes if the skin gets infected.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dr. Robert Jackson
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics

In brief: Never Heard of That

Scabies is a very uncomfortable skin infection with no other complications.
Except secondary skin infection from scratching. This rarely may cause fever, but I have never seen this complication-the fever- in 35 years of practice.

In brief: Never Heard of That

Scabies is a very uncomfortable skin infection with no other complications.
Except secondary skin infection from scratching. This rarely may cause fever, but I have never seen this complication-the fever- in 35 years of practice.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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