A case of Pyemotes dermatitis. With a note on the role of these mites in skin disease.

@article{Hewitt1976ACO,
  title={A case of Pyemotes dermatitis. With a note on the role of these mites in skin disease.},
  author={Monica Hewitt and G I Barrow and David C Miller and S. Turk},
  journal={The British journal of dermatology},
  year={1976},
  volume={94 4},
  pages={423-30}
}
Acute dermatitis developed in a fisherman after contact with old cherry-wood. A Pyemotes mite, probably P. beckeri, found in the wood, was thought to be responsible--thus illustrating the importance of appropriate laboratory examinations for ectoparasites. Human skin erruptions caused by indigenous, in contrast to imported, Pyemotes species have not… CONTINUE READING