Where did scabies originate from?

Answer Scabies is an infectious, parasitic skin condition caused by scabies or itch mites also known as Sarcoptes scabiei, which burrow under your skin and lay eggs, causing red bumps, discomfort and extr... Read More »

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Where did scabies originate?

It is likely that scabies has been around for about as long as there have been humans and spread throughout the world with humans as they migrated across the continents. There have been several ref... Read More »

How did i get scabies?

Scabies is a highly itchy skin condition caused by infestation with the mite Sarcoptes scabiei. Anyone who is near someone who has scabies is at some risk of becoming infested with the mites.Close ... Read More »

How does someone get scabies?

Scabies is an irritating itchy skin problem that happens when a person becomes infested with mites of the species Sarcoptes scabiei. Individuals who are around someone who has scabies are at risk o... Read More »

What can be used on scabies?

Scabies is an irritating skin condition caused by infestation with a mite known as sarcoptes scabiei. Only prescription remedies should be used to treat scabies; scabies treatment is somewhat compl... Read More »