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Scabies is a skin problem. It is caused by tiny mites. They burrow into the skin and lay eggs. This causes intense itching and a rash. It is a highly contagious condition and spreads through touch. If you have scabies, people close to you will also need treatment. Scabies is not a sign of poor personal hygiene, anyone can get scabies.

Your GP will talk to you about your treatment options. Treatment may include a special cream or lotion.