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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 MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - Pediatrics
Current as ofFebruary 20, 2015
Current as of:
February 20, 2015
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
& John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
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