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Table 6 Frequency of scabies diagnosis (made by any dermatologist)1, by field assessment and dermatologist's diagnosis of eczema

From: Validation of epidemiological tools for eczema diagnosis in brazilian children: the isaac's and uk working party's criteria

  Dermatologists' diagnosis
  Eczema+ eczema- Total
ISAAC          
eczema+ 24 5 20.8% 126 59 46.8% 150 64 42.7%
eczema-/scratcher+ 1 0 0.0% 24 8 33.3% 25 8 32.0%
eczema-/scratcher- 2 0 0.0% 56 11 19.6% 58 11 19.0%
UKWP          
eczema+ 19 2 10.5% 59 24 40.7% 78 26 33.3%
eczema-/scratcher+ 6 3 50.0% 91 43 47.3% 97 46 46.4%
eczema-/scratcher- 2 0 0.0% 56 11 19.6% 58 11 19.0%
Total 27 5 18.5% 206 78 37.9% 233 83 35.6%
  1. 1Number and percentage of scabies diagnosis in italic
  2. 'scratcher' by filter question: "Has your child had this itchy rash that came and went at any time in the past 12 months?"