No parasites in leeches?
James F Gilliam
jfgzo at unity.ncsu.edu
Wed Apr 20 01:22:54 EST 1994
Actually, I mean 'no pathogens transmitted to humans by leeches?,' but
that was too long.
I once read in an airline magazine that no leech is known to act as a
vector for a human disease. Is this true? Are any leeches vectors for
pathogens for other species?
james_gilliam at ncsu.edu (preferred) or jfgzo at unity.ncsu.edu
Department of Zoology
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7617
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