Encyclopedia of Parasitology

Living Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn


  • Heinz Mehlhorn
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_1155-2

Flea allergy dermatitis: a reaction in sensitive dogs/cats or some other hosts on saliva of biting fleas.


Flea Allergy Dermatitis 
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Further Reading

  1. Bruet V et al (2012) Characterization of pruritus in canine atopic dermatitis, flea bite hypersensitivity and flea infestation and its role in diagnosis. Vet Dermatol 23:487–493CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. Coles TB, Dryden MW (2014) Insecticide/acaricide resistance in fleas and ticks infesting dogs and cats. Parasite Vectors 7:8CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Halos L et al (2014) Flea control failures? Myths and realities. Trends Parasitol 30:228–235CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany