Scabies, an infestation of the outer layers of the skin by a burrowing microscopic mite, can cause intense itching and a pimple-like rash.  It is most typically spread by PROLONGED AND REPEATED, SKIN-TO-SKIN CONTACT.

To read more, visit the scabies information pages here on the CDC website.

Portal Help Line


Health Services
Centeno House
1st & 2nd Floor
Phone: 802.443.5135
Fax: 802.443.2066

Centeno House
3rd Floor
Phone: 802.443.5141
Fax: 802.443.3407

Sports Medicine
Field House
Phone: 802.443.3636
Fax:  802.443.2094