Cutaneous effects from rain-tree honeydrew and aphis insects

Int J Dermatol. 1975 Dec;14(10):761-2. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-4362.1975.tb00097.x.


Honeydrew and aphis insects which fell from a tree were responsible for paranesthesiae in a woman. Her condition was incorrectly diagnosed as delusions of parasitosis.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Aphids* / metabolism
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Paresthesia / etiology*
  • Trees