What Are Scabies Cause and Its Symptom?

Q:
What are scabies cause and its symptom?

A:
Scabies can spread all over the body or stay localized in a few areas. People are most likely to get it on their neck, scalp, or foot soles. So what symptoms mean one gets scabies? Generally speaking, there are some distinct symptoms that we can follow.

Symptom
The most identifiable and common symptom of scabies is an intense itch all over the infected areas.

  • This itch is an allergic reaction to the mites and the debris they leave behind.The itching tends to be more severe during the nighttime and is accompanied by a pimple-like rash.
  • The mites’ burrows will be slightly raised and uneven and can be gray or skin-colored. The rash may soon become infected.
  • Intensely itchy rash with red patches generally located between the fingers, around the wrists and so on.

How we get scabies(cause)?

Adults may spread it by living in shared households or engaging in sexual activity with an affected person. Children may acquire scabies from their household or other places like daycare or school. It also spreads by sharing items with a host, including:

  • Clothing
  • Bedding
  • Towels
  • Blankets
  • Chairs

If you get the scabies and take some medicine to deal with it, however, if there is no improvement in your symptoms, talk with your doctor about the best option for you.

 

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