Pediatric dermatology: Scabies

M. J. Molinaro, Robert 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 - Dec 1 1995

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Scabies
Dermatology
Sarcoptes scabiei
Pediatrics
Mites
Pruritus
Skin

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology

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Molinaro, M. J., Schwartz, R., & Janniger, C. K. (1995). Pediatric dermatology: Scabies. Cutis, 56(6), 317-321.
Molinaro, M. J. ; Schwartz, Robert ; Janniger, C. K. / Pediatric dermatology : Scabies. In: Cutis. 1995 ; Vol. 56, No. 6. pp. 317-321.
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