Posts Tagged ‘pictures of scabies’

Pictures of Scabies After Treatment

What happens after scabies treatment?  Well, if you are using permethrin 5% cream, your itching should start to subside within 24 hours.  However, it is very possible to continue to have a rash and some itching for up to four weeks afterwards.  If the itching or rash start to get worse instead of better, you […]


Pictures of Scabies on Skin

As you may know, scabies is a mite that lives under the skin.  It burrows through there, feasting on your skin cells, laying its eggs, and defecating.  All this action will cause an allergic reaction that is extremely itchy. If you think you have scabies, you will want to look at these pictures of scabies […]


Is It Scabbies or Scabies?

So, is it scabbies or scabies?  You may have seen it spelled both ways.  But the proper spelling is scabies with just one b. Scabies is a disease common to humans.  It is caused by a microscopic mite known as sarcoptes scabiei.  This pest burrows underneath the skin, feeding on human flesh and laying its […]