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What causes the transmission of filariasis?

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Dr. Barton Cook
Pediatrics - Cardiology
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In brief: Mosquitos

The disease spreads from person to person by mosquito bites.
People living or staying for a long time in tropical or sub-tropical areas where the disease is common are at the greatest risk for infection. Short-term tourists have a very low risk.

In brief: Mosquitos

The disease spreads from person to person by mosquito bites.
People living or staying for a long time in tropical or sub-tropical areas where the disease is common are at the greatest risk for infection. Short-term tourists have a very low risk.
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Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Mosquito Anophelis in Africa & Asia & Culex in americas
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