Category Archives: Scabies

A scabies infestation is caused by a microscopic, eight-legged creature called Sarcoptes scabiei is also known as the “human itch parasite.” While effectively treated, scabies is highly transmissible and results in serious itching and a pimply rash on specific areas of the body. Here’s the means by which you get scabies with a solution to […]

If you might want to know how to cure scabies naturally you may already know that the normal alternatives available to you contain bug sprays, out of which some prefer not to use on the skin, especially where kids are concerned. Natural treatments can be effective and come without disagreeable symptoms and possible risks. Scabies […]

Scabies is a highly contagious skin disease. Ideally, an infected person should minimize personal contact with other people in order to protect them from the infection. The Scabies parasite is known to burrow under the skin and lay eggs. It is not termed as medical emergency, but it sure can be transmitted from one person […]

The Sarcoptesscabies mite is the root cause for Scabies infection. It can be classified as a sexually transmitted disease. But, it should not be confused with various other STDs. It needs to be approached differently. The most common mode for spread of Scabies is by personal contact. It can be passed easily between members of […]

Scabies is a highly contagious skin disease that is caused by a mite. You might be particular about taking a bath daily and keeping your home clean, but it will take one personal contact with an infected person for you to catch the mites. Let’s read more about the Scabies infection – 1. How Do […]

The Canine scabies is caused by the parasite Sarcoptes scabiei. They are able to penetrate the skin of healthy dogs and cause skin problems. The dogs will often be seen scratching themselves due to the itching. These mites cans also infect humans and cause them mild discomfort and itching. Let’s read more about Sarcoptes and […]

Pathophysiology is helping doctors’ worldwide for treating victims displaying symptoms of scabies. Timely detection and the right treatment are essential for the eradication of mites form the human body. Let’s read more about Pathophysiology and its role in curing Scabies – 1. The Pathogenesis The Human Scabies is caused by mites called Sarcoptes scabiei. The […]

Even if you have completed the whole treatment and the doctor tells you there are no more mites sustaining under the skin, you will still have itching for some time. This condition can persist for some weeks, but will gradually reduce and eventually fade away. Such itching is felt in areas where scabies rashes were […]

Even after months of medical treatment for scabies, chances of nodules appearing does linger on for a while. Clinically, these nodules are termed as Nodular Scabies. These nodules are pruritic and can be allergic reactions in parts retained by mites during the infection period.      Although, Nodular Scabies isn’t a common scabies type, it is reported […]