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A Lethal Case of DEET Toxicity Due to Intentional Ingestion

Increased Neurotoxicity Following Concurrent Exposure to Pyridostigmine Bromide, DEET, and Chlorpyrifos

Schistosomiasis prophylaxis in vivo using N,N-Diethyl-m-toluamide (DEET)

Microsporidiosis (Microsporidia: Culicosporidae) Alters Blood-Feeding Responses and DEET Repellency in Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)

Novel Arthropod Repellent, BioUD, Is an Efficacious Alternative to Deet

Mediation of Deet Repellency in Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) by Species, Age, and Parity

Field Evaluation of Deet Against Anopheles farauti at Ndendo (Santa Cruz) Island, Solomon Islands

Repellent Efficacy of DEET and KBR 3023 Against Amblyomma hebraeum (Acari: Ixodidae)

Field Evaluation of Repellent Formulations Containing Deet and Picaridin Against Mosquitoes in Northern Territory, Australia

Bloodmeal Mass and Oviparity Mediate Host Avidity and DEET Repellency in Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae)

Altered Response to DEET Repellent After Infection of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) With Sindbis Virus

Sindbis Virus Infection Alters Blood Feeding Responses and DEET Repellency in Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)

Repellency of DEET, Picaridin, and Three Essential Oils to Triatoma rubida (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae)

Evaluation of the chronic toxicity and oncogenicity of N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide (DEET).

Anticonvulsant-resistant seizures following pyridostigmine bromide (PB) and N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide (DEET).


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Formerly called N,N-diethyl-toluamide. DEET is an insect repellent, i.e., a chemical that insects such as mosquitoes and ticks avoid. Exposure to high concentrations of DEET can cause cerebral seizures, so it is advisable not to use it as an insect repellent to protect small children.

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