Cercarial dermatitis in India.

@article{Agrawal2000CercarialDI,
  title={Cercarial dermatitis in India.},
  author={M. C. Agrawal and S. Gupta and J. George},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={2000},
  volume={78 2},
  pages={
          278
        }
}
Sir – Human schistosomiasis has not been well documented in India, with a few exceptions (1, 2). Similarly, the public health importance of cercarial dermatitis is under-recognized. Our findings indicate that the condition is widespread and more serious than previously considered. During our work on schistosomiasis in and around Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, over the past 30 years, snails have been collected from perennial ponds (originally numbering 52 ponds, but reduced to 5 by urbanization) and… Expand
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