Ectoparasitic infestation

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Ectoparasitic infestation
Classification and external resources
Specialty Infectious disease
ICD-10 B85-B89
ICD-9-CM 132-134
MeSH D004478

An ectoparasitic infestation is a parasitic disease caused by organisms that live primarily on the surface of the host.


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  1. ^ Estrada B (January 2003). "Ectoparasitic infestations in homeless children". Semin Pediatr Infect Dis 14 (1): 20–4. doi:10.1053/spid.2003.127213. PMID 12748918.