Correlation of scabies

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 Editor: Oriol Yélamos

 Author(s): Oriol Yélamos     ·  Ralph P. Braun
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Description This chapter covers the correlation of scabiesThis glossary term has not yet been described.
Author(s) Oriol Yélamos · Ralph P. Braun
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Status update July 16, 2019
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Dark-brown triangular structuresThis glossary term has not yet been described.

A small brown triangular structure (“delta-wing jet sign”) located at the end of a subtle whitish curved line is highly specific of scabies (add specificityThis glossary term has not yet been described. and reference). Histopathologically, the brown triangle corresponds to the pigmented anterior part of the parasite (figure). The whitish curved line reveals the burrow of the mite (Argenziano et al., 1997b).
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