sarcoptic acariasis


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sar·cop·tic ac·a·ri·a·sis

infestation of skin with Sarcoptes scabiei. See: scabies (1).
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sarcoptic acariasis

Infestation with a burrowing mite, Sarcoptes scabiei, which deposits its eggs in the burrows.
See: scabies
See also: acariasis
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