Scabies is a contagious skin infestation due to mites. You can catch scabies from direct contact with another infected person (ordinary skin contact or sexual contact), or from infected towels, bedclothes, etc. Symptoms include itch and a rash that often ...

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  • Infestations: Infestations refers to a body being infested with a larger creature or parasite, rather than a smaller virus, fungi, or ...

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  • Itch: Itch or “itchiness” is also known as “pruritus” and has many causes. Causes range from a minor local skin condition ...

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  • Rash: The causes of a rash on the skin are many. There are literally hundreds and it can take some time ...

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