Ácaro del polvo

Esta es una fotografía ampliada de un ácaro del polvo. Los ácaros son portadores (vectores) de muchas enfermedades importantes, como el tifus (fiebre fluvial japonesa y tifus murino) y la rickettsiosis exantemática. (Cortesía de los Centros de Control y Prevención de Enfermedades -CDC- de los Estados Unidos)

Ácaro del polvo

Revision

Last reviewed 1/13/2010 by Jacob L. Heller, MD, MHA, Emergency Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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