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Crusted (Norwegian) scabies is a rare, severe form of
scabies. It is extremely contagious because of the
large number of mites found in and on the skin.
This form of
scabies may occur in:
Characteristics of this form of scabies include:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerAdam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Current as ofOctober 13, 2016
Current as of:
October 13, 2016
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
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