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Hive like itchy bumps on the stomach, arms, hands and feet, partner and child suffering from the same. Diagnosed as allergic reaction. Chances of scabies?

Hi for the last month I ve had hive like bumps all over my stomach and back only now my child(who sleeps with us) and my husband both have them on their arms hands feet and knees. I went to the doctor and try barely even looked at me and told me it was an allergic reaction . Could this be something else like scabies? WE ARE ALL very itchy. Please help thank you so much.
Asked On : Fri, 29 Jun 2012
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Thanks for the query.

Yes it might be scabies,

you, your wife and children all are suffering then it must be an infection.

The most probable being scabies,

Treatment is with permethrin

All of you must apply this.

Please meet a dermatologist for exact diagnosis.

Let me know if you have any other doubt.

you can ask a direct question to me on this forum, following the below link.

Wishing you a good health.
Thank you

Answered: Mon, 21 Oct 2013
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