Is Scabies A Symptoms Of HIV

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SCABIES

i am suffering from SCABIES around my penis?is it symptoms of hiv?
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
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