phlebotomus


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Related to phlebotomus: Leishmania, Phlebotomus argentipes
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Synonyms for phlebotomus

a mild viral disease transmitted by the bite of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasii

small bloodsucking sand flies that resemble moths

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Phlebotomus, from the biology to the control [in Spanish].
Also we have already assessed the sensitivity of two methods of semi-nested for minicircle kinetoplast (kDNA) and nested PCR of ITS-rDNA to detect Leishmania parasites in Phlebotomus papatasi which revealed the high infection rates of L.
(2) Newer species of Phlebotomus and natural infection of Phlebotomus with Leishmania parasites have been demonstrated in the tribal belts of western ghats in south India in recent years.
There were 10 species of Phlebotominae identified in two Phlebotomus and Sergentomyia genera.
Cunha et al., "Nucleosides from Phlebotomus papatasi salivary gland ameliorate murine collagen-induced arthritis by impairing dendritic cell functions," The Journal of Immunology, vol.
Leishmania infantum infection rates in Phlebotomus perniciosus fed don natural infected dogs under antimonial treatment.
Sandfly fever, sometimes known as pappataci fever or Phlebotomus fever, is a vector transmitted viral illness with a history of affecting naive military formations that travel through or fight in areas where the infection is endemic.
In most cases, the parasite is transmitted by the bite of infected female sand flies of the genus Phlebotomus in the eastern hemisphere and Lutzomyia in the western hemisphere.
It takes the form of chronic ulcers which develop from inflammatory papules at the site of the Phlebotomus bite.
major in great gerbil (Rhombomys opimus) as reservoir and Phlebotomus papatasi sandfly as vector was confirmed in Aran va Bidgol [11].
There are more than 927 known species or subspecies of sand flies that have been identified so far around the world while only three genera, Phlebotomus, Lutzomyia, and Sergentomyia, are known to feed on vertebrate blood [20].