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dust mite:

see mitemite,
small, often microscopic arachnid that belongs to several orders in the subclass Acari (or Acarina), to which the tick also belongs; mites and ticks are related to the spiders.
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Covers should be made of tightly woven fabric that is designed to exclude dust mites, according to Dr.
Lind (1991), "The Antigenicity of House Dust Mites," Allergy, 46(Suppl.
If changes in the home environment don't alleviate the problem, injections of dust mite extract preparations can help desensitize the patient.
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Our goal at Fight Mite is to help people who suffer from dust mite issues by offering a simple, easy to use and effective way to help capture and remove dust mites from their homes," comments Bento.
One reason for house dust mites as a contaminant is the presence of house dust mites on clothing (10) and on skin (11) as evidenced by the presence of house dust mite allergens on these environments and thus may have been transferred into the urine specimens.
As a local Chem-Dry operator for the past 20 years, I believe it is one of our responsibilities to improve air quality in our customer's homes, neutralise the household dust mite and contribute towards providing a better standard of living for allergy sufferers.
If your children suffer from dust mite allergy, wash soft toys regularly or put them in the freezer for 24 hours to kill mites.
SAN ANTONIO -- The prevalence of allergic disease has increased markedly over the past 10 years, with dust mite sensitivity leaping furthest ahead, according to a new study.