Cantharis

What is Cantharis?

Cantharis is a large genus of soldier beetles in the family Cantharidae with narrow and soft elytra.

The poisonous Spanish fly is superficially similar and is associated with the scientific name Cantharis vesicatoria. It is also sometimes called "cantharis" in the vernacular, but it is actually unrelated to Cantharis and is not a member of the Cantharidae at all. It was classified there erroneously until Johan Christian Fabricius corrected its name in his Systema entomologiae in 1775. He reclassified the Spanish fly in the new genus Lytta as Lytta vesicatioria. It belongs to the family Meloidae.

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I had made the urine culture for burning sention in the urine ORGANISMS ISOLATED: ESH ; COLI MORETHAN 1,00,000 ORGANISMS/ML GROWN IN CULTURE So I...

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Homeopathy can definitly help you cure. You must drink plenty of water, like 250ml water every hourly and along with this you can take Homeopathic...

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How long does it take for a UTI to spread to the kidneys? Im a little bit worried because apparently ive had a UTI for 3 weeks now.. i didnt know...

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UTI going to the kidney is rare.

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UTI Is broadly classified...

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I WROTE THIS A FEW DAYS AGO TO A DOCTOR BUT I WASNT CLEAR WITH THE ANSWER:
Hi, Im 18 years old and about 3 weeks ago I had sex with my boyfriend...

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It is mostly a UTI .

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Thanks for query .Based on the sequence of events that you have narrated I would state...

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I WROTE THIS A FEW DAYS AGO TO A DOCTOR BUT I WASNT CLEAR WITH THE ANSWER: Hi, Im 18 years old and about 3 weeks ago I had sex with my boyfriend...

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How long does it take for a UTI to spread to the kidneys? Im a little bit worried because apparently ive had a UTI for 3 weeks now.. i didnt know...

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Hi, Im 18 years old and about 3 weeks ago I had sex with my boyfriend and after an hour i was feeling weird down there.. no burning or itching but...

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