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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elephantiasis

Elephantiasis is a symptom of a variety of diseases, where parts of a person's body swell to massive proportions. Some conditions that have this symptom ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphatic_filariasis

Lymphatic filariasis, also known as elephantiasis, is a human disease caused by parasitic worms known as filarial worms. Most cases of the disease have no ...

rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/elephantiasis

Elephantiasis is a condition characterized by gross enlargement of an area of the body, especially the limbs. Other areas commonly affected include the external ...

www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Elephantiasis.aspx

Sep 8, 2014 ... Elephantiasis is a disease that is characterized by the thickening of the skin and underlying tissues, especially in the legs, male genitals.

www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs102/en

Lymphatic filariasis, commonly known as elephantiasis, is a neglected tropical disease. Infection occurs when filarial parasites are transmitted to humans ...

www.animalplanet.com/tv-shows/monsters-inside-me/videos/parasite-causes-elephantiasis

It's commonly carried by mosquitoes in the tropics. If kept in your system untreated it can cause massive swelling of the legs and feet, even elephantiasis.

www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/elephantiasis

Apr 8, 2009 ... Important It is possible that the main title of the report Elephantiasis is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the ...

www.livescience.com/54744-elephantiasis-symptoms-cause.html

May 13, 2016 ... A parasitic infection can cause severe swelling and damage to a person's limbs, resulting in a condition called elephantiasis.

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Elephantitis

The word elephantiasis is a vivid and accurate term for the syndrome it describes: the gross (visible) enlargement of the arms, legs, or genitals to elephantoid ...

www.cdc.gov/parasites/lymphaticfilariasis

Jun 14, 2013 ... People with the disease can suffer from lymphedema and elephantiasis and in men, swelling of the scrotum, called hydrocele. Lymphatic ...