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How can you become infected with scabies?
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Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine
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In brief: Contact
The scabies mite is transmitted by direct contact.
Skin to skin or clothing to skin or other contaminated surface to skin. The mites will more than likely not live long off the skin. The most assured way is skin to skin contact.

In brief: Contact
The scabies mite is transmitted by direct contact.
Skin to skin or clothing to skin or other contaminated surface to skin. The mites will more than likely not live long off the skin. The most assured way is skin to skin contact.
Dr. Danny Proffitt
Dr. Danny Proffitt
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Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology
In brief: Human Contact
Through close contact with others infested with it or by recent contact with their clothing and/or bedding.

In brief: Human Contact
Through close contact with others infested with it or by recent contact with their clothing and/or bedding.
Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dr. Michael Tomeo
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