A 33-year-old male asked:
What is the definition or description of: lymphatic filariasis?
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Psychiatry 25 years experience
Lymphatic filariasis: Lymphatic filariasis is a tropical disease which is spread by mosquitoes. It is caused by a parasite called Brugia malayi. It can cause massive lymphedema & elephantiasis. See: https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/lymphaticfilariasis/
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Last updated May 7, 2017
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