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Which is smaller: a scabies mite (itch mite) or a single molecule of benzene? Don't need exact sizes in metric system units.

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Not even close

The itch mite is way, way bigger.

In brief: Not even close

The itch mite is way, way bigger.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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Dr. Bob Ourian
Dermatology

In brief: Benzene

An organism such as a scabies mite is made of billions and billions of molecules while a benzene molecule is just one molecule.

In brief: Benzene

An organism such as a scabies mite is made of billions and billions of molecules while a benzene molecule is just one molecule.
Dr. Bob Ourian
Dr. Bob Ourian
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