Category:Filariasis

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filariasis 
parasitic disease caused by a family of nematode worms
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Instance of disease,
infectious disease
Subclass of nematode infection,
parasitic helminthiasis infectious disease
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Lymphatic Filariasis is a parasitic and infectious tropical disease, caused by the thread-like parasitic filarial worms, Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi, and Brugia timori, all transmitted by mosquitoes. It is extremely rare in Western countries. "Loa loa" is another filarial parasite of humans, transmitted by the deer fly.

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