If found you can keep for ever unless treated
Can be passed by skin to skin contact and by clothing and bedding. Scabies causes itching, most commonly at night, rashes between the fingers, thin pencil mark lines on the skin, and sores or abrasions.
If left untreated
Scabies will live forever in your body and will eventually turn into crusted scabies which can be transferred much more easily through clothing, it causes thick crusted skin which contains thousands of mites, all of the body will be affected except for the face.