Scabies (Mites) - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Scabies (Mites)

Scabies, or mites, is caused by an infestation of insect-like parasite called Sarcoptes scabiei. Common sites of infestation are: webs and sides of fingers and toes, pubic and groin area, bends of elbows and knees, wrists, navel, breasts, lower area of buttocks, penis and scrotum, and waist. Scabies can be cured with medicated creams.

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Updated Monday, October 17, 2016 at 12:26PM