Cutaneous Larva Migrans

(Kriechkrankheit) The cutaneous larva migrans (CLM also Kriechkrankheit) is the skin manifestation of hookworm infestation. CLM is Ancylostoma sp. causes, usually dog ??or cat hookworm (Ancylostoma braziliense). The eggs of hookworm in the feces of dogs and cats develop in warm, wet ground or sand to the infective larvae. To transfer it comes in direct skin contact with contaminated soil or sand, so that the larvae can penetrate through the…

September 3, 2018