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Chiggers (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

chiggers, chigger, chigger bites, chigger bite, chigger symptoms, chigger pictures, chigger remedies, adult chiggers, nymph chigger, chigger life-cycle, chigger larva, chigger eggs, sylostome

Author and Editor

Author: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

Editor: Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD

REFERENCES:

eMedicine.com. "Scrub Typhus."
<http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/971797-overview>

Missouri Department of Conservation. "Chiggers."
<http://mdc.mo.gov/nathis/arthopo/chiggers/>


Last Editorial Review: 3/11/2010 4:16:01 PM

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