Scabies: major causes of scabies skin disease

Scabies is a skin condition caused by the parasite Sarcoptes scabiei. The intense itching associated with scabies is thought to be caused by the immune system reacting to the mites and their saliva, eggs and faeces. The scabies mite life cycle A scabies infestation starts when a female mite burrows into your skin. Male mites […]

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