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A contagious cutaneous inflammation caused by the bite of the mite SARCOPTES SCABIEI. It is characterized by pruritic papular eruptions and burrows and affects primarily the axillae, elbows, wrists, and genitalia, although it can spread to cover the entire body.

Exact Synonyms: Infestation by Sarcoptes scabiei ;   Infestation by Sarcoptes scabiei var hominis ;   Sarcoptic Mange ;   Sarcoptic itch
Primary IDs: MESH:D012532 ;   RDO:0006529
Xrefs: ICD10CM:B86 ;   ICD9CM:133.0 ;   NCI:C34998
Definition Sources: "DO", MESH:D012532

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