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Myasis

Infestation with fly larvae

2

Cuterebra

Rodent/Rabbit bot fly

3

Dermatobia hominis

Human bot fly

4

What do screwworms feed on?

living flesh

5

Thelazia

Eyeworm

6

What transmits Thelazia?

Face flies mouthparts

7

What transmits Leishmania?

Sandflies

8

What transmits Trypanosoma?

Tsetse Fly
Feces of the kissing bugs

9

Where do you find vertical transmission of Leishmania?

US Foxhound kennels

10

What are the 3 types of Leishmania?

Cutaneous
Mucocutaneous
Visceral

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What transmits Trypanosoma brucei?

Tsetse flies

12

What transmits Trypanosoma cruzi?

Feces of the Kissing bug

13

What is the disease name of Trypanosoma cruzi?

Chagas Disease

14

What causes Cat Scratch Disease?

Bartonella henselae

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What is the main reservoir of Bartonella henselae?

Cats

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How is Bartonella henselae transmitted?

Cat Bites
Cat Scratches

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Dermatophytosis

Ringworm

18

How is Dermatophytosis transmitted?

Contact and by spores on fomites

19

What is the most common dermatophytosis in the developed world?

Microsporum canis

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What does Ancylostoma caninum cause?

Cutaneous larval migrans