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Scabies

Scabies is a fairly common condition of the skin caused by a microscopic mite. Mites that cause scabies burrow into the skin producing pimple-like irritations and severe itching. Occasionally bacterial infections may occur following intense scratching at the site of the burrow.

General information

Scabies fact sheet - Hmong - Spanish (PDF, 13 KB)

Contacts

Wisconsin Local Health Departments - Regional offices - Tribal agencies

Last Revised: March 04, 2014