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What Causes Scabies? Understanding The Basics

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Unveiling the Invisible Threat: Understanding Scabies and Its Transmission

Scabies is a skin condition that can have a significant impact on individuals, causing discomfort and frustration. It is important to understand the causes of scabies to prevent their spread and seek appropriate treatment. 

Scabies is caused by tiny mites known as Sarcoptes scabiei, which burrow into the skin and lay eggs. These mites are highly contagious, making it crucial to understand how they are transmitted and take necessary precautions.

Now let’s delve deeper into the transmission of scabies and how it spreads.

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