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Clam Digger's Itch Evaluation
- Red rash:
- Small raised bumps
- Usually occurs on the skin covered by a swimsuit
Tests are not necessary to make the diagnosis of swimmer's itch.
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PubMed Clam Digger's Itch References
- Verbrugge LM, Rainey JJ, Reimink RL, Blankespoor HD. Prospective study of swimmer's itch incidence and severity. J Parasitol. 2004 Aug;90(4):697-704. 
- Verbrugge LM, Rainey JJ, Reimink RL, Blankespoor HD. Swimmer's itch: incidence and risk factors. Am J Public Health. 2004 May;94(5):738-41.