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What are some common skin parasites?

What are some common skin parasites?

See below: Flies, fleas, bedbugs, lice, mites, and ticks. With a few exceptions all these parasites bite, feed quickly, and leave. ...Read more

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What are common parasites to worry about?

Why worry?: Wear shoes, cook your food. Much internet talk about "parasites" is just made up to scare you. ...Read more

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What type of parasites are common in the australia?

Parasites: Australian parasites include:  giardia lamblia, hookworm, threadworm (or pinworm), dwarf tapeworm & scabies (mites). ...Read more

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What are common parasites to worry about in chaparrals?

Parasites: Plasmodium ,, Haemoproteus & Leucocytozoon have been found in birds in chaparrals. ...Read more

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What type of parasites are common in the western united states?

What type of parasites are common in the western united states?

Ameba: Amebic parasites are one. These are especially found in fresh water lakes in areas that are stagnant. ...Read more

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What type of parasites are common in the eastern united states?

What type of parasites are common in the eastern united states?

Few: Parasites are uncommon but include fish tapeworms from sushi and the like, hookworms, histoplasmosis, toxoplasmosis, and less commonly tapeworms and roundworms. Food should come from a safe source, be cooked properly and precautions taken out of doors for parasites entering bare feet and from animals excreta. ...Read more

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What type of parasites are common in the southern united states?

SE parasites: Cyclospora, Giardia, Filariasis, Heartworm, Cryptosporidiosis, free living ameoba, Pediculosis (scabies, lice) Toxoplasma gondii, Roundworm, E. vermicularis (pinworm), Hookworm, Triatomine Bug, Tick borne diseases, Mosquito borne diseases (encephalitis), to name a few. ...Read more

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