permethrin-topical cream Related Diseases & Conditions

Medications are used to manage a variety of conditions. Our doctors have compiled a list of ailments that the medication permethrin-topical cream may be used to treat or manage.

  • Scabies Scabies are itch mites that burrow under the skin and produce intense itching that's usually worse at night. Symptoms of scabies...learn more »
  • Rosacea Rosacea is a skin disease that causes redness of the forehead, chin, and lower half of the nose. In addition to inflammation of...learn more »
  • Zika Virus (Zika Fever) The Zika virus is transmitted by the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito. Symptoms and signs of a Zika virus infection include...learn more »
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    Zika Virus (Zika Fever) Article
    • Zika virus facts
    • What is Zika virus?
    • What is the history of Zika virus outbreaks?
    • What are causes and risk factors of a Zika virus infection?
    • How is the Zika virus transmitted?
    • What is the incubation period for a Zika virus infection?
    • Is the Zika virus contagious?
    • What are symptoms and signs of a Zika virus infection?
    • What exams and tests do health-care professionals use to diagnose a Zika virus infection?
    • Are there home remedies for a Zika virus infection?
    • What is the treatment for a Zika virus infection?
    • What specialists treat Zika infections?
    • What are the complications of Zika virus infections?
    • What are the risks of contracting a Zika virus infection during pregnancy?
    • What is the prognosis of a Zika virus infection?
    • Is it possible to prevent a Zika virus infection?
    • Is there a vaccine against Zika virus?
    • CDC advisory on travel to areas with Zika virus
  • Is Scabies Contagious? The Sarcoptes scabiei mite causes scabies in humans. Close skin-to-skin contact can transmit scabies. The incubation period for...learn more »
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    Is Scabies Contagious? Article
    • What is scabies?
    • Is scabies contagious?
    • How will I know if I have scabies? What is the incubation period for scabies?
    • How is scabies transmitted?
    • How will I know if I am cured of scabies?
    • When should I contact a medical caregiver about scabies?
  • Typhus Typhus is a disease caused by Rickettsia bacteria. Symptoms and signs include fever, headache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and...learn more »
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    Typhus Article
    • Typhus facts
    • What is typhus? Are there different types of typhus?
    • What is the history of typhus?
    • What causes typhus? How is typhus transmitted?
    • What are typhus risk factors?
    • What are typhus symptoms and signs?
    • How is typhus diagnosed?
    • What is the treatment for typhus?
    • What is the prognosis of typhus?
    • Can typhus be prevented?
    • Where can people get more information about typhus?
  • Leishmaniasis Leishmaniasis is a disease caused by the bite of an infected sand fly. The most common types of leishmania infection are...learn more »
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    Leishmaniasis Article
    • Leishmaniasis facts
    • What is leishmaniasis?
    • What are the different types of leishmaniasis?
    • What causes leishmaniasis? How is leishmaniasis transmitted?
    • What are risk factors for leishmaniasis?
    • What are leishmaniasis symptoms and signs?
    • How is leishmaniasis diagnosed?
    • What is the treatment for leishmaniasis?
    • What is the prognosis of leishmaniasis?
    • Can leishmaniasis be prevented?
    • Where can people get more information about leishmaniasis?