My body is itching do I have scabies?

My body is itching do I have scabies?

Do I have scabies? Itching is not only a symptom of scabies infestations. It is also a symptom of eczema, dermatitis, skin parasites, poison ivy and even ringworm, just to mention a few.

Itching sensations are a common symptoms for a lot of different types of ailments.

 

Scabies Facts:

  • Scabies is a very itchy, contagious skin infection caused by microscopic mites that burrow into the skin’s upper layers and cause a rash.
  • The rash is actually the body’s reaction to the proteins, eggs, and excretions of the mites.
  • Scabies  is a relatively common problem caused when the scabies mite burrows into the skin of an unsuspecting individual.
  • Scabies  is highly contagious through skin to skin contact.
  • Scabies  are  caused by Sarcoptes scabiei, a burrowing mite with eight legs.
  • Scabies  can be found at  almost any part of the body.
  • Scabies is also known as itch, the seven-year itch, parturition eruption.

 

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