Infectious Diseases and Arthropods

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ISBN: 978-1-60327-399-2 (Print) 978-1-60327-400-5 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Arthropods and Human Health

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      Pages 3-18

      Arthropods and Health

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      Pages 19-28

      Dynamics of Arthropod-Borne Diseases

  3. Major Arthropod-Borne Diseases

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      Pages 31-79

      Mosquito-Borne Diseases

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      Pages 81-129

      Tick-Borne Diseases

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      Pages 131-142

      Flea-Borne Diseases

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      Pages 143-151

      Sand Fly-Transmitted Diseases

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      Pages 153-176

      Miscellaneous Vector-Borne Diseases

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      Pages 177-181

      Bed Bugs: Do They Transmit Diseases?

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      Pages 183-184

      Why Mosquitoes and Other Arthropods Cannot Transmit HIV

  4. Other Arthropod-Caused or -Related Problems

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      Pages 187-193

      Brown Recluse Bites: Facts and Fables

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      Pages 195-199

      Fire Ant Attacks on Humans

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      Pages 201-208

      Medical Conditions Caused by Arthropod Stings or Bites

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      Pages 209-219

      Myiasis

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      Pages 221-225

      Imaginary Insect or Mite Infestations

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 227-251