Scabies <infestation>

Known as: Scabies [Disease/Finding], Scabies, Sarcoptic itch 
A contagious cutaneous inflammation caused by the bite of the mite SARCOPTES SCABIEI. It is characterized by pruritic papular eruptions and burrows… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Importance Disability secondary to skin conditions is substantial worldwide. The Global Burden of Disease Study 2013 includes… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND In its first 8 years, the Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (GPELF) achieved an unprecedentedly rapid… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Scabies is a worldwide disease and a major public health problem in many developing countries, related primarily to poverty and… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Among the multitude of soil-inhabiting, saprophytic Streptomyces species are a growing number of plant pathogens that cause… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The first pyrethroid pesticide, allethrin, was identified in 1949. Allethrin and other pyrethroids with a basic cyclopropane… (More)
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2004
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2004
To study the effect of plant growth on potato-associated bacteria, the composition and properties of bacteria colonizing the… (More)
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2004
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2004
Ivermectin is increasingly being used to treat scabies, especially crusted (Norwegian) scabies. However, treatment failures… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Scabies and pediculosis are ubiquitous, contagious, and debilitating parasitic dermatoses. They have been known since antiquity… (More)
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2000
Review
2000
The most important skin infections in Aboriginal communities in central and northern Australia are scabies and streptococcal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Skin disease can cause severe disability and handicap in children. Measurement of the impact of skin disease on the quality of… (More)
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