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ID DOID:11302
Name cercarial dermatitis
Definition A schistosomiasis that is a short-term, cutaneous inflammatory response associated with penetration of the skin by cercariae of bird schistosome, Austrobilharzia variglandis. The disease has symptom skin reddening, has symptom skin itching, in the water or immediately after emerging and has symptom itchy, raised papules, occur within hours of infection.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swimmer%27s_itch, https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/swimmersitch/index.html
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GARD:9747

ICD10CM:B65.3

ICD9CM:120.3

NCI:C34457

SNOMEDCT_US_2019_09_01:187115002

UMLS_CUI:C0546996

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Cutaneous schistosomiasis [EXACT]

Sea bather's eruption [EXACT]

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is_a skin disease

is_a schistosomiasis

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