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For a discussion of diseases associated with particular stages of human
development, see Childhood Diseases and Disorders; Growth and Development,
Biological. For a discussion of malignancy, which may affect any organ or tissue
in the ...
141,000. ekistics, science of human settlements. Ekis- tics involves the
descriptive study of all kinds of human settlements and the formulation of general
conclusions aimed at achieving harmony between the inhabitants of a settlement
It is transmitted to humans by the deerfly, Chrysops (the intermediate host), which
feeds on primate blood. When the fly alights on a human victim, the worm larva
drops onto the new host's skin and burrows underneath. The larva migrates ...
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