Pictures of Scabies: The Scabies Mite

Where else would we start in pictures of scabies except the root of the so called seven year itch:  the scabies mite?

This little pest has caused more problems for many people than most realize.  It burrows in the skin, causing extreme itching and damage.  If it’s not treated, it will stay there for years.  This has lead to the nickname of the seven year itch.

Without further ado, the little bugger that’s responsible:

scabies mite

Photo from National Library of Health

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