Dermatobia


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Dermatobia

 [der″mah-to´be-ah]
a genus of botflies. The larvae of D. ho´minis are parasitic in the skin of humans, mammals, and birds.

Dermatobia

(der'mă-tō'bē-ă),
A genus of flies (family Oestridae) found in tropical areas of the Americas.
[dermato- + G. bios, way of living]

Dermatobia

/Der·ma·to·bia/ (der″mah-to´be-ah) a genus of botflies. The larvae of D. ho´minis are parasitic in the skin of humans, mammals, and birds.

Dermatobia

a genus of bot flies in the family Cuterebridae. Includes Dermatobia hominis, the larvae of which are parasitic in the skin of humans, mammals and birds causing subcutaneous swellings with central holes. A major parasite of cattle in South America.
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Dermatobia hominis: small migrants hidden in your skin.
Myiasis caused by Dermatobia hominis: countries with increased risk for travelers going to neotropic areas.
The objective of this report was to present a case of penile myiasis caused by larvae of the fly Dermatobia hominis, which enter in the differential diagnosis of genital ulcer.
De otro lado, es de amplia aceptacion que no existen razas resistentes a la miasis por el GBG, como se ha senalado para Dermatobia hominis (51) o algunas especies de garrapatas (52, 53).
designacion de la especie Dermatobia hominis 'mosca de torsalo', es homonimo del generico superordinado y por lo tanto constituye el especifico tipico.
Todos os casos de lechiguana foram observados em animais provenientes de areas geograficamente localizadas onde o parasitismo por Dermatobia hominis e frequente (RIET-CORREA et al.
Myiasis caused by Dermatobia hominis (South America) or Cordylobia anthropophaga (Africa) and many other species can cause painful boils.
2003) la registraron como vector mecanico de huevos de Dermatobia hominis Linnaeus, 1781 (Diptera: Oestridae) un importante agente causante de miasis en humanos y animales.
bezziana, and Oestrus ovis in Africa (1) and Dermatobia hominis (American warble fly) in Central and South America.
Controle estrategico do Boophilus microplus com o uso de Doramectin e o efeito sobre a dinamica populacional de Dermatobia hominis e helmintos gastrintestinais.
Dermatobia hominis, endemic to tropical or subtropical areas, and Oestrus ovis (sheep bot fly) cause most cases of ophthalmomyiasis (2).