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A 17-year-old patient presents with severe pruritus...

asked Oct 30, 2015 in Dermatology by Rajesh Bahara
[Dermatology MCQs Q2129]

A 17-year-old patient presents with severe pruritus that is worse at night. Upon examination of the skin, areas of excoriated papules are observed in the interdigital area. Family members report similar symptoms. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?
a. Scabies
b. Cutaneous larva migrans
c. Contact dermatitis
d. Dermatitis herpetiformis
e. Impetigo

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a. Scabies
answered Oct 30, 2015 by Rajesh Bahara