Table 2: Distribution of mites in the dust samples collected from different houses of South Assam.

House typeNo. of patients (%)Mites populationDominant genus

RCC693574Acarus, Blomia, Cheyletus, Dermatophagoides
Assam Type552848Acarus, Dermatophagoides
Bamboo house17786Acarus, Blomia, Cheyletus
Wooden house9343Acarus, Dermatophagoides