Cutaneous larva migrans in a migrant Latino farmworker

J Agromedicine. 2007;12(2):45-8. doi: 10.1300/J096v12n02_05.


Migrant farmworkers experience a high incidence of skin disease. This report provides information on the case history of cutaneous larva migrans in a Latino migrant farmworker. Treatment options are reviewed, and information for prevention is discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Agricultural Workers' Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Agricultural Workers' Diseases / pathology
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Foot Dermatoses / diagnosis*
  • Foot Dermatoses / pathology
  • Humans
  • Larva Migrans / diagnosis*
  • Larva Migrans / pathology
  • Male
  • Transients and Migrants*