swimmer's itch


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swimmer's itch

[′swim·ərz ′ich]
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Other services include treatment for such skin conditions as minor infections and rashes, head lice, poison ivy or oak, scabies, styes and swimmer's itch.
This section also includes photographs of physical findings in travelers; the photographs highlight such diseases as African tick-bite fever, chikungunya, dengue, swimmer's itch, African trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, measles, tungiasis, and cutaneous larva migrans.
Like poison ivy or oak, swimmer's itch is a reaction of the skin to an irritant.