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Should I talk to my doctor about my scabies symptoms?

Scabies is a contagious infection. As soon as you suspect a family member or you have contracted the disease, consult the doctor immediately. It might be a good idea to take the entire family to the doctor; the infection spreads very easily.

Angela Lowery
Family Medicine

If you have symptoms of scabies you should contact your doctor immediately. You will want to contact your doctor to prevent or decrease the risk of the spread of infection. Scabies is very contagious.

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