General Aspects


Veterinary and Medical Importance

Phortica variegata has been identified as the transmitter of larvae of the ‘oriental eyeworm’ Thelazia callipaeda, which has been detected in dogs and humans amongst others.


Occurrence Maps

Each country has its specific occurrence of CVBDs depending on climate and endemic vectors. See the maps

Clinical Sessions

The following authentic case reports provide insights into selected CVBD cases

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Interesting Links

CVBD and parasito­logical relevant websites. More...

CVBD Digest Articles

Findings from the CVBD symposia. More...