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Title: Scabies
Publication Date: 2015-08
Corporate Author: Centre for Disease Control
Departmental Author: Department of Health
Publisher: Department of Health
Abstract: Scabies is a skin condition caused by a microscopic mite called Sarcoptes scabiei. The mites burrow under the skin and the females lay eggs. The itch results from the inflammatory response to mite excreta and other components.
Type: Fact Sheet
Subject: Sarcoptes
Appears in Collections:NT General Collection

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