Mites belong to the family (arachnid) that includes spiders, ticks,
and scorpions, but mites are barely visible with the naked eye. Some mites are
parasites that live on humans or other animals and may cause diseases such as
typhus, scabies, and mange.
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
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