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Disease Tungiasis

Name Tungiasis
Definition An infestation with the flea TUNGA PENETRANS causing inflammation, pruritus, and pain, in both humans and other mammals. There is a high incidence of secondary infections such as BACTEREMIA and TETANUS.
Categories Parasitic disease
MeSH® ID D058285

Top ↑ Ancestors

DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Skin Diseases, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ectoparasitic Infestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Flea Infestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Tungiasis

Top ↑ Descendants

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