Identification and treatment of scabies in infants.

Emergency nurse : the journal of the RCN Accident and Emergency Nursing Association

PubMedID: 24984740

Bethel J. Identification and treatment of scabies in infants. Emerg Nurse. 2014;22(4):24-7.
Incidents of scabies are increasing nationally and globally, particularly among certain vulnerable groups. This article examines a rare and unusual case of scabies infestation in infancy and highlights the importance of recognising the differences in presentation of infestation in infants to enhance early diagnosis and treatment.