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any of numerous very small to minute arachnids often infesting animals or plants or stored foods

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Ear mites are the most common cause of ear infections in cats.
Ear mites are a fairly common condition in cats, however there are various other ear diseases which can occur in cats.
Presence of the pilous mite (Glycophagus destructor) in the urine.
They detected genetic material from Demodex mites in samples from all 19 adult subjects and 70 percent of 18 year olds.
After mites were detected, she received treatment at the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, University of California, Davis, and underwent rehabilitation at the California Raptor Center.
Around the world, dust mites are the most common indoor allergen,'' said Robert Wood, director of the pediatric allergy and immunology division of Johns Hopkins University.
hoesei, a mite that is known to occur in association with many species of host mussels throughout North America, has revealed a high degree of genetic differentiation.
An early look at mites collected from silty clay loam soil across the street from the acarology lab suggested Bolton had found a new species.
The southern California mite was first identified in 1916, but there are not many details known about its habits or food sources.
1-3) Facial rosacea is the most common skin problem associated with this mite, though it has been seen with other types of skin problems, such as skin flaking, dermatitis, facial pigmentation, skin eruptions, and basal cell carcinoma.
Again, the presence of Varroa destructor, a parasitic mite could also cause the decline in colony establishment [13, 14, 15, 16].
At necropsy, a large number of deutonymphs (hypopi) of the hypoderatid mite (Hypodectes propus [Acarina: Hypoderatidae]), were found in the subcutis and in the fasciae of the adipose tissue in the pectoral muscle and abdominal regions.
With this the agriculture scientists are hoping good quality coconuts in terms of quality and quantity in the years to come, as these varieties of coconut are mite resistant.
R]] Mites in the treatment of immediate type allergic disorders (IgE-mediated), such as allergic rhinitis and allergic conjunctivitis induced by house dust mite allergy.