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_4985-1


Arabic: harara = heat.

This term describes the bladder-like dermatitis symptom = allergic skin reaction due to bites of sandflies.


Skin Reaction Allergic Skin Allergic Skin Reaction Dermatitis Symptom 
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Further Reading

  1. Dostrowsky A (1925) In German: the peculiarity of Harara. Archiv für Schiffs Tropenkrankh 29:443–447Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

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