Sensitization to Dermatophagoides dust mites and to the storage mites Tyrophagus putrescentiae, Lepidoglyphus destructor and Acarus siro in the general population was assessed using 960 human sera collected by a diagnostic laboratory in Dayton, OH.
Species 1: Acari Acaridae Tyrophagus putrescentiae (storage mite)
Species 2: Acari Glycyphagidae Lepidoglyphus destructor (storage mite)
Species 3: Acari Acaridae Acarus siro (storage mite)
Keywords: mite allergy, stored product mite
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