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Disease Larva Migrans

Name Larva Migrans
Synonyms Creeping Eruption | Creeping Eruptions | Cutaneous Larva Migrans | Dew Itch | Dew Itchs | Eruption, Creeping | Eruptions, Creeping | Ground Itch | Ground Itchs | Itch, Dew | Itch, Ground | Itchs, Dew | Itchs, Ground | Larva Migrans, Cutaneous | Larva Migrans, Ocular | Ocular Larva Migrans
Definition Infections caused by nematode larvae which never develop into the adult stage and migrate through various body tissues. They commonly infect the skin, eyes, and viscera in man. Ancylostoma brasiliensis causes cutaneous larva migrans. Toxocara causes visceral larva migrans.
Categories Parasitic disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D007815

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1. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Helminthiasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Nematode Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Larva Migrans Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Skin Diseases, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Larva Migrans Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Larva Migrans Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Larva Migrans Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Larva Migrans, Visceral