There is good information and illustrations on human scabies on
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Subject: [Histonet] Scabies
I have a question about the proper way to process/prepare skin scrapings
for scabies. We have had a few cases in the last year, and want to be
sure that they are being submitted properly. Also, does anyone know
where we might purchase a positive slide/picture to identify the eggs.
With something that occurs so infrequently, the pathologist's would like
to have a reference so that they know what they are looking for.
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