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Infestations and parasites 

Infestations and parasites
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Infestations and parasites
Author(s):

Susan Burge

, Rubeta Matin

, and Dinny Wallis

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198747925.003.0008
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date: 08 December 2019

This chapter provides guidance to the diagnosis and management of common and important cutaneous infestations and parasites. Topics include scabies, lice, demodicosis, bird mites, harvest mites, human fleas, bed bugs, tropical fleas, flies (myiasis), tiger mosquitoes, larva migrans, and leishmaniasis.

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