By N. R. H. Burgess, G. O. Cowan (auth.)

A there it's! advisor to bugs of scientific and public health and wellbeing predicament, often within the tropics. each one bankruptcy covers identity, lifestyles cycle and behavior of the causative level and its medical/public wellbeing and fitness significance.

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14). Clinical aspects Visceral leishmaniasis (kala-azar) Multiplication of L. donovani in the bone marrow leads to chronic fever, with progressively reduced output of all the formed elements of blood, causing infection (secondary to leucopaenia), a bleeding tendency (secondary to thrombocytopaenia), and progressive anaemia. The parasite also multiplies in lymph nodes, spleen and liver, which subsequently become enlarged. The patient becomes debilitated and hyperpigmented. Death usually ensues from secondary infection or haemorrhage.

Most athericerous flies of medical significance are found within the group known as Calypterate flies. Among these are the bot and warble-flies (Dermatobia, Gasterophilus, Oestrus), and the muscoid and calliphoroid flies, for example, the common housefly (Musca) (Fig. 4), the lesser housefly (Fannia) (Fig. 5), the bluebottle (Calliphora) (Fig. 3 Drosophila. Musca domestica (THE COMMON HOUSE flY) Fig. 1 OVIPOSITOR Calypterate antenna. 2 Syrphid. 56 Fig. 4 INTRODUCTION AND DESCRIPTION Fig. 5 Fannia.

Musca domestica (THE COMMON HOUSE flY) Fig. 1 OVIPOSITOR Calypterate antenna. 2 Syrphid. 56 Fig. 4 INTRODUCTION AND DESCRIPTION Fig. 5 Fannia. 7), the tumbu fly (Cordylobia) (Fig. 8), the grey flesh-fly (Sarcophaga, Wohlfahrtia) (Fig. 9), and the blood-sucking tsetse fly (Glossina) (Fig. 10) and the stable fly (Stomoxys) (Fig. 11). Calypterate flies are of medical and public health significance for several reasons. Some, for example Musca, Fannia and Calliphora, will act as mechanical vectors of pathogenic organisms, especially those causing excremental diseases due to their close association with human excrement and food consumed by humans.

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