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Author Goddard, Jerome.

Title Physician's guide to arthropods of medical importance / Jerome Goddard
Edition 4th ed
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2002

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Description 1 online resource (444 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Front Cover; FOREWORD; PREFACE; AUTHOR; TABLE OF CONTENTS; 1. PRINCIPLES OF TREATMENT FOR ARTHROPOD BITES, STINGS, AND OTHER EXPOSURE; 2. ALLERGY TO ARTHROPODS AND THEIR VENOMS; 3. STINGS; 4. BITES; 5. DERMATITIS, URTICARIA, AND BLISTERING FROM CONTACT WITH ARTHROPODS; 6. MYIASIS (INVASION OF HUMAN TISSUES BY FLY LARVAE); 7. DELUSIONS OF PARASITOSIS (IMAGINARY INSECT OR MITE INFESTATIONS); 8. IDENTIFICATION OF MEDICALLY IMPORTANT ARTHROPODS; 9. SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF ARTHROPOD-BORNE DISEASES; 10. ANTS; 11. BEES; 12. BLISTER BEETLES; 13. BUGS (THE TRUE BUGS)
Summary Common and exotic insects can pose a serious threat, making quick and accurate diagnosis and treatment imperative. This guide is a practical resource for identifying arthropods - including varieties of insects, spiders, mites, ticks and scorpions - and their harmful effects on human health
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Arthropod vectors.
Parasitic diseases.
Arthropod Vectors
Parasitic Diseases
Arthropods -- pathogenicity
Bites and Stings -- therapy
MEDICAL -- Health Risk Assessment.
MEDICAL -- Epidemiology.
MEDICAL / Dermatology
MEDICAL / Emergency Medicine
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / Entomology
Arthropod vectors.
Vergiftiging.
Geleedpotigen.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2002031436
ISBN 1420040251
9781420040258
9780429195501
0429195508
9780429539848
0429539843
9780429525148
0429525141
Other Titles Arthropods of medical importance