In scabies, what is known as the circle of Hebra?

Updated: Oct 13, 2020
  • Author: Megan Barry, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Classic scabies typically has a distribution involving the axillae, elbow flexures, wrists and hands, and genital area. This is commonly known as the circle of Hebra.


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