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Elephantiasis

Elephantiasis: Introduction

Elephantiasis: Lymphatic obstruction which causes severe swelling in the legs and groin area. It is usually caused by infection with a parasitic worm which is transmitted by mosquito bites. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Elephantiasis is available below.

Symptoms of Elephantiasis

Treatments for Elephantiasis

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Causes of Elephantiasis

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Clinical Trials for Elephantiasis

The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Definitions of Elephantiasis:

Hypertrophy of certain body parts (usually legs and scrotum); the end state of the disease filariasis - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

 

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