Pediatric dermatology: Scabies

M. J. Molinaro, R. A. Schwartz, C. K. Janniger

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Abstract

Scabies is a highly contagious, intensely pruritic skin disorder produced by the human scabies mite Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominis. The diagnosis can be easily missed and should be considered in a patient of any age with persistent generalized severe pruritus.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)317-321
Number of pages5
JournalCutis
Volume56
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1995

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology

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