Arthropods, helminths and other bugs

Created 2003.

Link to DermNet's pages about skin conditions related to various bugs: insects, mites, spiders, protozoa, worms and other parasites.

Arthropods and diseases spread via arthropods

Protozoa

Some Protozoan infections are transmitted via arthropod vectors above.

Helminths (worms)

Nematodes (roundworms)

Trematodes (flukes)

Cestodes (tapeworms)

Jellyfish larva

Related conditions

Treatments for insects, mites, worms and parasites

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