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    Scabies Conditions

    Scabies, What is crusted scabies ('Norwegian' scabies)? This type of scabies is unusual, and most people who develop scabies do not get 'Norwegian...

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    Scabies Professional

    Scabies, Scabies is an itchy rash caused by the parasitic mite Sarcoptes scabiei. Scabies has caused pruritic infestation in humans for over 2,500 years, at least back t...

    Scabies Forums Group

    Scabies, (I don't doubt that some of the people on here truly have been struggling with this for ... Can scabies make you feel ill i was told by the doctor that It COULD be s...

    Permethrin cream (Lyclear) Medicines

    It is caused by an infestation with a parasite - the scabies mite. The mite lives on the skin and burrows into it. Scabies is contagious and spreads to others through close skin-to-s...

    Malathion liquid (Derbac-M) Medicines

    It is caused by an infestation with a parasite - the scabies mite. The mite lives on the skin and burrows into it. Scabies is contagious and spreads to others through close skin-to-s...

    Crotamiton for itching (Eurax) Medicines

    Crotamiton is used in particular to help ease itching which can persist after the treatment of scabies with a preparation to kill the scabies mite. Preparations containing crotam...

    Embarrassing Problems Conditions

    You need close skin-to-skin contact with an infected person to catch scabies. This is because the scabies mite cannot jump or fly. Most cases of scabies are probably caught ...

    Boils, Carbuncles and Furunculosis Conditions

    You have a higher risk of developing a boil or carbuncle if you: Have other skin conditions that may cause you to scratch and damage the skin - for example, eczema or scabies . Ar...

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    Sexually Transmitted Infections Conditions

    However, sleeping in the same bed and sexual contact are other common ways of passing on the mite which is why some people regard scabies as an STI. See separate leaflet called Scabies...

    Anogenital Warts Chlamydia Genital Herpes Gonorrhoea HIV and AIDS Non-gonococcal Urethritis Syphilis Trichomonas Tests for Sexually Transmitted Infections Safer Sex

    Impetigo Professional

    Atopic eczema is a common risk factor; others include bites, trauma to the skin, scabies, chickenpox, burns and contact dermatitis. Presentation Non-bullous impetigo Non-bullous le...

    Dermatitis Herpetiformis Professional

    Differential diagnosis  The presence of plaques (psoriasis), interdigital burrows (scabies), or mucosal blistering (pemphigus) usually suggest an alternative diagnosis. [ 6 ] ...

    Neurotic Excoriation and Acne Excoriée Professional

    Neurotic excoriation differential diagnosis [ 4 ] Scabies . Dermatitis herpetiformis . Renal disease and uraemia. Cocaine/opiate/amfetamine use .

    Bedbugs Professional

    Bites from fleas tend to be on lower legs or ankles. Scabies. Scratching in patients with scabies is more often in the wrists, fingers and around the waistline.

    Pruritus Ani Professional

    Parasitic - threadworms or scabies. Threadworms are the most common cause in children. Viral - condyloma secondary to human papillomavirus, herpes simplex.

    Asteatotic Eczema (Eczema Craquelé) Professional

    Thrombophlebitis . Scabies . Associated diseases [ 1 , 3 ] Atopic dermatitis . Any condition causing reduced sweating - eg, hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia. [ 4 ] ...

    Vulvitis Conditions

    Other infections: these include scabies and pubic lice . Skin conditions Inflammation of the skin of the vulva can be due to an allergy, similar to an allergy affecting other area...

    Skin Rashes Conditions

    Papules Common causes of papules include acne , viral wart , seborrhoeic wart , molluscum contagiosum , scabies , insect bites and skin tags. Other causes include psoriasis ....

    School Exclusion for Infections Conditions

    Check all female contacts are immune. Scabies Varies Until mites and eggs are dead. Can return after first treatment. Risk of transmission is low in schools but outbrea...

    Pubic and Body Lice Professional

    Itchy red papules: scabies . Management [ 1 ] Consider whether the pubic lice infestation has been acquired via sexual or non-sexual contact.

    Boils and Carbuncles Professional

    Aetiology Boils There is usually no predisposing cause, although boils may complicate atopic dermatitis, excoriations, abrasions, scabies or pediculosis. Staphylococcal colonisation is ...

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