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Descriptor English:   Scabies 
Descriptor Spanish:   Escabiosis 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Escabiose 
Synonyms English:   Mange, Sarcoptic
Sarcoptic Mange  
Tree Number:   C01.610.858.211.480.708
Definition English:   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. 
Indexing Annotation English:   mite infest caused by Sarcoptes scabiei
History Note English:   MANGE, SARCOPTIC was see under SCABIES 1968-76 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
TM transmission UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   12914 
Unique Identifier:   D012532 

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