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Sarcoptes scabiei

Introduction: Sarcoptes scabiei

Description of Sarcoptes scabiei

Sarcoptes scabiei (medical condition): Mite infection of the skin common in institutions....more »

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  »Introduction: Scabies
  »Symptoms of Scabies
  »Tests for Scabies
  »Treatments for Scabies

Sarcoptes scabiei: A contagious cutaneous inflammation caused by the bite of the mite SARCOPTES SCABIEI. It is characterized by pruritic papular eruptions and burrows and affects primarily the axillae, elbows, wrists, and genitalia, although it can spread to cover the entire body.
Source: Diseases Database

Sarcoptes scabiei: A species of mite that causes SCABIES in humans and sarcoptic mange in other animals. Specific variants of S. scabiei exist for humans and animals, but many have the ability to cross species and cause disease.
Source: MeSH 2007

Sarcoptes scabiei: Related Topics

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Sarcoptes scabiei as a Disease

Sarcoptes scabiei: Another name for Scabies (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Scabies
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Sarcoptes scabiei: Related Diseases

Sarcoptes scabiei: Sarcoptes scabiei is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Sarcoptes scabiei (Scabies)

Some of the symptoms of Sarcoptes scabiei incude:

Treatments for Sarcoptes scabiei (Scabies)

Treatments for Sarcoptes scabiei (Scabies) include:

Treatment of Sarcoptes scabiei: For more treatment information about Sarcoptes scabiei, see treatment of Scabies (Sarcoptes scabiei)

Sarcoptes scabiei: Article Excerpts about Scabies

Scabies: DPD (Excerpt)

Scabies is an infestation of the skin with the microscopic mite Sarcoptes scabei. Infestation is common, found... (Source: excerpt from Scabies: DPD)

Other Important STDS, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID (Excerpt)

Scabies is a skin infestation with a tiny mite, Sarcoptes scabiei. Scabies has become... (Source: excerpt from Other Important STDS, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

Sarcoptes scabiei: Related Disease Topics

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Terms associated with Sarcoptes scabiei:

Terms Similar to Sarcoptes scabiei:

Source: Diseases Database

Broader terms for Sarcoptes scabiei

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Sarcoptes scabiei

The following list attempts to classify Sarcoptes scabiei into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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