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June 2000

Nutria Itch

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Arch Dermatol. 2000;136(6):804-805. doi:

In south Louisiana, a dermatitis has been recognized called "nutria itch," "marsh itch," or "creeping eruption." The possible link between the large number of nutrias and the occurrence of a severe pruriginous rash hours after people have been in water or close to a swamp has been noted.13

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