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Disease Neglected Diseases

Name Neglected Diseases
Synonyms Disease, Neglected | Diseases, Neglected | Neglected Disease
Definition Diseases that are underfunded and have low name recognition but are major burdens in less developed countries. The World Health Organization has designated six tropical infectious diseases as being neglected in industrialized countries that are endemic in many developing countries (HELMINTHIASIS; LEPROSY; LYMPHATIC FILARIASIS; ONCHOCERCIASIS; SCHISTOSOMIASIS; and TRACHOMA).
Categories Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D058069

Top ↑ Ancestors

DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Disease Attributes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neglected Diseases

Top ↑ Descendants

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