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[L. phlebotomus fr gr. phlebotomos, vein-cutting] A genus of insects of the family Psychodidae, order Diptera. They are bloodsucking insects that transmit various forms of leishmaniasis, sandfly (pappataci) fever, and Oroya fever. SYN: SEE: sandfly
Venes, Donald, editor. "Phlebotomus." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730411/all/Phlebotomus.
Phlebotomus. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730411/all/Phlebotomus. Accessed April 26, 2019.
Phlebotomus. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730411/all/Phlebotomus
Phlebotomus [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 26]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730411/all/Phlebotomus.
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