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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 ...

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.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 ...

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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.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/elephantiasis-what-to-know

Aug 30, 2016 ... Mosquitoes in some tropical areas can spread the parasite that causes elephantiasis. Learn about the symptoms, treatment and how to avoid ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about elephantiasis at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about elephantiasis easy with credible ...

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

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 ...

www.mamashealth.com/parinfect/elep.asp

What is Elephantiasis? Elephantiasis is also called lymphatic filariasis. What Causes Elephantiasis? Elephantiasis is caused by several different types of ...