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Disease Scabies

Name Scabies
Synonyms Mange, Sarcoptic | Sarcoptic Mange
Definition 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.
Categories Parasitic disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D012532
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1. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Skin Diseases, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ectoparasitic Infestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Mite Infestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Scabies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Scabies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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