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January 1973

Scraping for Human ScabiesA Better Method for Positive Preparations

Author Affiliations

Stanford, Calif

From the Department of Dermatology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, Calif.

Arch Dermatol. 1973;107(1):70. doi:10.1001/archderm.1973.01620160042011

A modification of the method of obtaining direct preparations for the diagnosis of scabies through the use of mineral oil will provide a higher degree of accuracy.