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Tunga penetrans

Introduction: Tunga penetrans

Description of Tunga penetrans

Tunga penetrans (medical condition): A skin disease caused by a parasitic sand flea called Tunga penetrans...more »

See also:

  »Introduction: Tungiasis
  »Symptoms of Tungiasis
  »Treatments for Tungiasis

Tunga penetrans: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Tunga penetrans:

Tunga penetrans: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Tunga penetrans is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Tunga penetrans, or a subtype of Tunga penetrans, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Tunga penetrans as a Disease

Tunga penetrans: Another name for Tungiasis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Tungiasis
  »Symptoms of Tungiasis
  »Treatments for Tungiasis

Tunga penetrans: Related Diseases

Tunga penetrans: Tunga penetrans is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Tunga penetrans (Tungiasis)

Some of the symptoms of Tunga penetrans incude:

  • Localized itchiness
  • Localized pain
  • Localized blisters
  • Localized ulcers
  • Localized swelling

Treatments for Tunga penetrans (Tungiasis)

Treatments for Tunga penetrans (Tungiasis) include:

  • Surgical extraction of the parasite

Treatment of Tunga penetrans: For more treatment information about Tunga penetrans, see treatment of Tungiasis (Tunga penetrans)

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Source: Diseases Database

Source - NIH

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