DermNet NZ

Facts about the skin from DermNet New Zealand Trust. Topic index: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Link to DermNet's pages about skin conditions related to various bugs: insects, mites, spiders, protozoa, worms and other parasites.

Arthropods, and diseases spread via arthropods


Some protozoa are transmitted via arthropod vectors and are listed above.


Jellyfish larva

Related conditions

Treatments for insects, mites, worms and parasites

Related information

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DermNet NZ does not provide an online consultation service.
If you have any concerns with your skin or its treatment, see a dermatologist for advice.