Mosquito adulto alimentándose en la piel

Existen numerosas especies diferentes de mosquitos, los cuales puede portar algunas de las enfermedades infecciosas más comunes y significativas, incluyendo la fiebre del oeste del Nilo, la malaria, la fiebre amarilla, la encefalitis viral y la fiebre del dengue. (Cortesía de los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades -CDC- de los Estados Unidos)Mosquito adulto alimentándose en la piel

Revision

Last reviewed 5/19/2013 by Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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