scabies

1,248 views
981 views

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,248
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
19
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
54
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

scabies

  1. 1. Presented by Dr Arpan Kumar Basak
  2. 2. Culprit mite
  3. 3. Definition Scabies is a pruritic , contagious disease of the skin caused by mite,sarcoptes scabii var. hominis clinically c harcterised by papulovesicular lesion at the typical sites and charecteristic burrow.
  4. 4. Common sites Fingerwaves,flexors of the wrist,medial border of the forearm,anticubital fossa,axilla,nipple &areola(female) ,periumbilical region,anterior and medial aspect of thigh,genitalia(male).buttock.
  5. 5. Mode of transmission direct : skin to skin contact indirect:clothings,beddings,towels. etc
  6. 6. Clinical feature1. Intense itching at night.but at day time it is tolarlable but persistant. 2. Other members of the family may be affected
  7. 7. diagnosis  Clinical feature & direct visualisation of mite ,eggs or feces under microscope(scraping materials from burrow)
  8. 8. complications 1.secondary bacterial infection 2.eczematisation 3.AGN 4. exfoliative dermatitis 5 urticaria 6. acarophobia
  9. 9. treatment If complication present.treat the complication first. Antihistamines scabicidal drugs:1)topical 2)systemic topicals: 1)5% permethrin 2)25% benzyl benzoate 3)25%monosulfirum 4)1% gamma benzene hexachloride5)10% crotamiton systemic : Ivermectin (200micro gm /kg body wt single dose)
  10. 10. Thank you

×