[Arthropods as a cause of leisure sickness: ectoparasites].Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 2014; 158:A8040.NT
Ectoparasites are a type of arthropod parasites that live on the body surface of their host. Many ectoparasitic infestations are associated with travel and leisure. Recognition of the specific symptoms of ectoparasitic infestations is important because of the hygienic and therapeutic consequences.