A skin disease that may also occur near the hairline or scalp caused by the Sarcoptes scabiei mite. Highly contagious scabies can be passed by close physical ontact. Often treated with benzyl benzoate. Results in extreme itching.
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Embeth Davidtz was discovered by Steven Spielberg while decked out in a huge bouffant hairdo for a TV film. Davidtz comments "I'm grateful he got past that hair"