1921
Volume 28, Issue 5
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
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Abstract

Abstract

Cercarial dermatitis is very common among rice farmers in the Caspian Sea area of Iran. The characteristic eggs of were found in the feces of a plowing bull. Fifty-six percent of uninfected maintained at 24–25°C produced cercariae, identical to those from natural infections, 21 days after exposure to the miracidia obtained from the feces of the bull. Cercariae of from naturally infected produced dermatitis on the arm of one of us.

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1979-09-01
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  • Accepted : 19 May 1979

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