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Disease Acanthocheilonemiasis

Name Acanthocheilonemiasis
Synonym Acanthocheilonemiases
Definition A tropical infectious disease found mainly in Africa that is caused by the filarial parasite ACANTHOCHEILONEMA. Symptoms include skin rashes, abdominal, chest, muscle, and joint pains, neurologic disorders, skin lumps, and elevated levels of white blood cells. The parasite is transmitted through the bite of small flies.
Categories Parasitic disease
MeSH® ID D063485

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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 Acanthocheilonemiasis

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