Condição de pele de Tungiasis (Jigger)

Tungiasis é uma condição de pele que seja causada por uma pulga parasítica chamada o Tungapenetrans, e diversa outra espécie relacionada. A pulga é sabida adicionalmente por outros nomes tais como a pulga de areia, o chigoe, o jigger, e o piqué para nomear apenas algumas das alternativas.

Pele cortante da pulga - por Suz7

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Last Updated: Dec 4, 2018

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