Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Fiocruz
Vol. 96, No. 8, 2001, pp. 1177-1184
Bioline Code: oc01226
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
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Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Vol. 96, No. 8, 2001, pp. 1177-1184
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House Dust Mites in Brazil - An Annotated Bibliography|
Raquel S Binotti; João RO Muniz; Ilma A Paschoal; Angelo P do Prado & Celso H Oliveira
House dust mites have been reported to be the most important allergen in human dwellings. Several articles had already shown the presence of different mite species at homes in Brazil, being Pyroglyphidae, Glycyphagidae and Cheyletidae the most important families found. This paper is an annotated bibliography that will lead to a better knowledge of house dust mite fauna in Brazil.
allergy, atopy, house dust mites, Dermatophagoides, Blomia, Brazil
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