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Is lymphatic filariasis serious condition?
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
This condition, also known as onchocerciasis or elephantiasis, causes obstruction of the lymphatic drainage with subsequent swelling of the limb involved.
The limbs can get huge to a handicapping level. So this is a serious condition.

In brief: Yes
This condition, also known as onchocerciasis or elephantiasis, causes obstruction of the lymphatic drainage with subsequent swelling of the limb involved.
The limbs can get huge to a handicapping level. So this is a serious condition.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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