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Jigger flea infestation (tungiasis) in rural western Tanzania: high prevalence and severe morbidity.

Mazigo HD, Bahemana E, Konje ET, Dyegura O, Mnyone LL, Kweka EJ, Kidenya BR, Heukelbach J.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Apr;106(4):259-63. doi: 10.1016/j.trstmh.2011.12.001. Epub 2012 Feb 10.

PMID:
22305586
2.

Tungiasis: high prevalence, parasite load, and morbidity in a rural community in Lagos State, Nigeria.

Ugbomoiko US, Ofoezie IE, Heukelbach J.

Int J Dermatol. 2007 May;46(5):475-81.

PMID:
17472674
3.

Animal Reservoirs of Zoonotic Tungiasis in Endemic Rural Villages of Uganda.

Mutebi F, Krücken J, Feldmeier H, Waiswa C, Mencke N, Sentongo E, von Samson-Himmelstjerna G.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Oct 16;9(10):e0004126. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004126. eCollection 2015.

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Tungiasis in Northern Tanzania: a clinical report from Qameyu village, Babati District, Manyara Region.

Dassoni F, Polloni I, Margwe SB, Veraldi S.

J Infect Dev Ctries. 2014 Nov 13;8(11):1456-60. doi: 10.3855/jidc.4324.

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[Tungiasis: a neglected disease causing severe morbidity in a shantytown in Fortaleza, State of Ceará].

Ariza L, Seidenschwang M, Buckendahl J, Gomide M, Feldmeier H, Heukelbach J.

Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2007 Jan-Feb;40(1):63-7. Portuguese.

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Prevalence and risk factors associated with tungiasis in Mayuge district, Eastern Uganda.

Wafula ST, Ssemugabo C, Namuhani N, Musoke D, Ssempebwa J, Halage AA.

Pan Afr Med J. 2016 May 24;24:77. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2016.24.77.8916. eCollection 2016.

7.

Tungiasis infestation in Tanzania.

Mazigo HD, Behamana E, Zinga M, Heukelbach J.

J Infect Dev Ctries. 2010 Mar 29;4(3):187-9.

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Prevention of tungiasis and tungiasis-associated morbidity using the plant-based repellent Zanzarin: a randomized, controlled field study in rural Madagascar.

Thielecke M, Raharimanga V, Rogier C, Stauss-Grabo M, Richard V, Feldmeier H.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013 Sep 19;7(9):e2426. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002426. eCollection 2013.

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Prevalence and clinical aspects of tungiasis in south-west Nigerian schoolchildren.

Ugbomoiko US, Ariza L, Babamale AO, Heukelbach J.

Trop Doct. 2017 Jan;47(1):34-38. Epub 2016 Jul 8.

PMID:
27402650
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Control of tungiasis through intermittent application of a plant-based repellent: an intervention study in a resource-poor community in Brazil.

Buckendahl J, Heukelbach J, Ariza L, Kehr JD, Seidenschwang M, Feldmeier H.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2010 Nov 9;4(11):e879. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000879.

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A plant-based repellent protects against Tunga penetrans infestation and sand flea disease.

Feldmeier H, Kehr JD, Heukelbach J.

Acta Trop. 2006 Oct;99(2-3):126-36. Epub 2006 Sep 29.

PMID:
17010927
13.

Tungiasis-related knowledge and treatment practices in two endemic communities in northeast Brazil.

Winter B, Oliveira FA, Wilcke T, Heukelbach J, Feldmeier H.

J Infect Dev Ctries. 2009 Jul 1;3(6):458-66.

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Identifying risk factors for tungiasis and heavy infestation in a resource-poor community in northeast Brazil.

Muehlen M, Feldmeier H, Wilcke T, Winter B, Heukelbach J.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2006 Apr;100(4):371-80. Epub 2005 Nov 17.

PMID:
16297946
15.

Tungiasis-associated morbidity in pigs and dogs in endemic villages of Uganda.

Mutebi F, Krücken J, Feldmeier H, Waiswa C, Mencke N, von Samson-Himmelstjerna G.

Parasit Vectors. 2016 Jan 27;9:44. doi: 10.1186/s13071-016-1320-0.

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Seasonal variation of tungiasis in an endemic community.

Heukelbach J, Wilcke T, Harms G, Feldmeier H.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2005 Feb;72(2):145-9.

PMID:
15741550
17.

Pigs are the most important animal reservoir for Tunga penetrans (jigger flea) in rural Nigeria.

Ugbomoiko US, Ariza L, Heukelbach J.

Trop Doct. 2008 Oct;38(4):226-7. doi: 10.1258/td.2007.070352.

PMID:
18820191
18.

Tungiasis - A Janus-faced parasitic skin disease.

Feldmeier H, Keysers A.

Travel Med Infect Dis. 2013 Nov-Dec;11(6):357-65. doi: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2013.10.001. Epub 2013 Oct 18. Review.

PMID:
24211240
19.

Tungiasis.

Heukelbach J.

Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo. 2005 Nov-Dec;47(6):307-13. Review.

PMID:
16553319
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Regression of severe tungiasis-associated morbidity after prevention of re-infestation: a case series from rural Madagascar.

Thielecke M, Raharimanga V, Stauss-Grabo M, Rogier C, Richard V, Feldmeier H.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2013 Nov;89(5):932-6. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.13-0244. Epub 2013 Sep 16.

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