Bites and Infestations

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Scabies. Scabies is caused by an infestation of tiny mites which burrow into your skin. Their presence usually appears as an itchy, pimple-like linear rash. The mites lay eggs which then hatch and spread to other areas of your body, as well as to other people.

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