I got a letter from my sons school today sayin that there was a case of scabies at his school..it goes on to describe scabies...a raised red rash, fluid filled bumps or thin red lines on the skin...im scared as it says the symptoms wont be visible for 2 to 6t weeks...im freaking out..sh0uld i keep DS home from kindergarten...what do i do? how contagious is this?Answer Question
Believe me, you are going to get a lot of letters sent home, but you can't keep him from school. Just keep an eye open and now you know what to look for. I really don't know how contagious it is or even if it is, but maybe it won't hurt to call your pedi to ease your mind.
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