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dr abid, Doctor (other than dermatologist)
Category: Dermatology
Satisfied Customers: 5985
Experience:  I have completed my training in Internal Medicine with sufficent experience to handle variety of patients having skin problem
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I have been dealing with this issue for years. I itch

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I have been dealing with this issue for years. I itch constantly. There is something that constantly irritates my skin. More at night, when I lay down. When I wake up in the morning, there are tiny bites on my face, neck and chest. I have searched for mites. But all I find are white specks in my sheets and on my body. I do not have any animals and I change my sheets every night. I have used 100% aloe Vera gel because I thought it might be walking dandruff. But again I don't have pets. Nothing works. Please can you give me some ideas?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  dr abid replied 2 years ago.

Hi there ...

You should treat yourself for scabies , as it is highly likely that you have Scabies and you have such a dry itch .

Second sometime systemic illness like liver disease or kidney disease can cause itch .

I will suggest you that treat yourself for scabies and get liver and kidney test to rule out any secondary reason of itch .

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