TITLE

sandflies

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1941
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "sandflies" is presented. It refers to flies of the order Diptera belonging to the genus Phlebotomus. Sandfly fever, Oroya fever and various types of leishmaniasis are transmitted by them.
ACCESSION #
21244742

 

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