the lymphatic filariasis: An overview

  • Kanaan Al-Tameemi Al-Andalus university


Lymphatic filariasis is atropical disease caused by infection with parasitic filarial worms: Wuchereria bancrofti,Brugia malayi and Brogia timori.The symptoms of this chronic disease appear in adults ( in man more than women) and incloud damege to the lymphatic system, arma,legs and genital , wich significant pain,reducing prodectivity and scocialproblems .

Keywords: Lymphatic filariasis, lymphedema, hydrocele, mosquitoes

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Kanaan Al-Tameemi, Al-Andalus university


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Al-Tameemi, K. “the Lymphatic Filariasis: An Overview”. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, Vol. 12, no. 12, Oct. 2019,
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