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Name: xinyu
Status: other
Grade: 9-12
Location: Outside U.S.
Country: Singapore
Date: Spring 2014


Question:
Do mosquitoes carry parasites? if they do what parasites do they carry? I am not looking for bacterial or viral pathogens.



Replies:
Mosquitos can transmit protozoan parasites which cause malaria.

Dr John Cowsar San Antonio, Texas USA


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