Preventive Measures Can Reduce Foot Parasite In Children, Study Says (image) PLOS Share Print E-Mail Caption This is a case of severe tungiasis. Credit Lynne Elson, 2013, CC BY 4.0 Usage Restrictions CC-BY: Redistribution permitted with credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.