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What is Boeck scabies?

What is Boeck scabies?

  • Boeck scabies: Severe scabies caused by the infestation of huge numbers of mites (in the millions in some cases) under the skin. The scabies tend to live for up to four days as opposed to the normal one day and the condition can be quite contagious.

Boeck scabies: Introduction

Types of Boeck scabies:

Broader types of Boeck scabies:

What causes Boeck scabies?

Causes of Boeck scabies: see causes of Boeck scabies

What are the symptoms of Boeck scabies?

Symptoms of Boeck scabies: see symptoms of Boeck scabies

Can anyone else get Boeck scabies?

More information: see contagiousness of Boeck scabies
Inheritance: see inheritance of Boeck scabies

Boeck scabies: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Boeck scabies.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Boeck scabies.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Boeck scabies: Infectious Disease Specialist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Boeck scabies.
Treatments for Boeck scabies: see treatments for Boeck scabies

Name and Aliases of Boeck scabies

Main name of condition: Boeck scabies

Other names or spellings for Boeck scabies:

Boeck itch, Norwegian itch, Norwegian scabies, scabies crustosa norvegica, scabies norvegica Boeckii


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