Symptoms of Scabies
Symptoms of Scabies
The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources
for Scabies includes the 31
symptoms listed below:
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Article Excerpts About Symptoms of Scabies:
Scabies: DPD (Excerpt)
What are the signs and symptoms
of scabies infestation? (Source: excerpt from Scabies: DPD)
Other Important STDS, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID (Excerpt)
causes intense itching, which often becomes worse at night. Small
red bumps or lines appear on the body at sites where the female
scabies mite has burrowed into the skin to lay her eggs. The areas
most commonly affected include the hands (especially between the
fingers), wrists, elbows, lower abdomen, and genitals. The skin
reaction may not develop until a month or more after infestation.
During this time, a person may pass the disease unknowingly to a
sex partner or to another person with whom he or she has close
contact. (Source: excerpt from Other Important STDS, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)
Scabies as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions
When considering symptoms of Scabies, it is also important to consider Scabies as a possible cause of other medical conditions.
The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that Scabies may cause:
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Scabies: Onset and Incubation
Incubation period for Scabies: For a person who has
never been infested with scabies, symptoms may take 4-6 weeks to begin.
For a person who has had scabies, symptoms appear within several days. You
do not become immune to an infestation. (Source: excerpt from Scabies: DPD)
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The symptom information on this page
attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Scabies.
This signs and symptoms information for Scabies has been gathered from various sources,
may not be fully accurate,
and may not be the full list of Scabies signs or Scabies symptoms.
Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Scabies may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they
are indeed Scabies symptoms.