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Scabies (cont.)

Scabies Pictures

Picture of small pimple-like lesions in the finger web caused by scabies.
Picture of small pimple-like lesions in the finger web caused by scabies; SOURCE: CDC


Picture of scabies mite seen under a high-power microscope lens.
Picture of scabies mite seen under a high-power microscope lens; SOURCE: CDC/Joe Miller/Reed & Carnrick Pharmaceuticals


Picture of scabies rash on the hand.
Picture of scabies rash on the hand; SOURCE: CDC/Reed and Carnrich Pharmaceuticals


Picture of scabies rash in the groin
Picture of scabies rash in the groin; SOURCE: CDC/Susan Lindsley

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Human scabies is an intensely pruritic skin infestation caused by the host-specific mite, Sarcoptes scabiei var hominis.

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