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Disease Onchocerciasis

Name Onchocerciasis
Synonym Onchocerciases
Definition Infection with nematodes of the genus ONCHOCERCA. Characteristics include the presence of firm subcutaneous nodules filled with adult worms, PRURITUS, and ocular lesions.
Categories Parasitic disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D009855
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1. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Helminthiasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Nematode Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Secernentea Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Spirurida Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Filariasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Onchocerciasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Skin Diseases, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Onchocerciasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Onchocerciasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Onchocerciasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Onchocerciasis, Ocular