What is a scabies rash?

Answer The Sarcoptes scabiei mite is an infectious parasite and causes the skin condition known as scabies, which is most prevalent in young children. Doctors identify the condition from its primary sympt... Read More »

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How to Recognize Scabies Rash?

Scabies RashAre you feeling itchy all the time? Is it stopping you from sleeping at night? There is a chance that you might have scabies. Here's how to find out!

Can a rash appear&disappear suddenly with scabies?

On One Hand: Symptoms of ScabiesTiny red bumps around skin folds such as the armpits and neck indicate scabies if the patient also shows signs of tiny brownish skin burrows, according to VirtualMed... Read More »

What if your baby has a cold severe diaper rash and a rash all over his body what could this be?

There are a number of conditions that could cause a full body rash with or without cold symptoms. This is a question for your pediatrician.

What are the treatments for scabies?

If mites called Sarcoptes scabiei get under your skin, they cause an itchy skin condition called scabies. Treatment is aimed at killing the mites.Creams and LotionsThe usual treatment for scabies i... Read More »