|Publication Type:||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication:||1985|
|Authors:||M. A. Stawiski|
|Journal:||Emergency medicine clinics of North America|
|Pagination:||785 - 808|
|Keywords:||adult, animals, Bees, Child, Preschool, fleas, humans, Infant, Insect Bites, stings, lice, Lindane/therapeutic use, mites, scabies, spiders, ticks, Trombiculidae, U.S.A.|
This article summarizes the clinical presentation and treatment of common bites and infestations in the United States. A survey of this complex and interesting area of medicine should help the emergency physician to diagnose and treat many patients who present with "nonspecific" bites and rashes.