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Itching extremities

I am having itching sensations over legs nd hand esp over thighs and around knees since 3 weeks. It gets worse during night. I had chicken pox last month from which I recovered well but after then I am having this problem.
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Dr. Pinanky Jadhav-Adhe
Dermatologist 10 yrs exp Mumbai
Hello, Increased itching on these sites at night indicates an infection called scabies. However for correct diagnosis & treatment please schedule an appointment with a dermatologist soon because if it is scabies then there is a risk of it spreading to other people who are in close contact. Avoid over the counter topical creams. Warm regards,Dr Pinanky Jadhav, Eternis Clinic Pune
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