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Acanthocheilonemiasis
MeSH HeadingAcanthocheilonemiasis
Tree NumberC03.335.508.700.750.361.137
Annotationinfection with ACANTHOCHEILONEMA PERSTANS = ACANTHOCHEILONEMIASIS PERSTANS INFECTION see MANSONELLIASIS
Scope NoteA tropical infectious disease found mainly in Africa that is caused by the filarial parasite ACANTHOCHEILONEMA PERSTANS. 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.
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH TM UR US VE VI
History Note2013
Date of Entry20120703
Unique IDD063485


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Parasitic Diseases [C03]
   Helminthiasis [C03.335]
      Nematode Infections [C03.335.508]
         Secernentea Infections [C03.335.508.700]
            Spirurida Infections [C03.335.508.700.750]
               Filariasis [C03.335.508.700.750.361]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeAcanthocheilonemiasis [C03.335.508.700.750.361.137]
Dipetalonema Infections [C03.335.508.700.750.361.275]
Dirofilariasis [C03.335.508.700.750.361.290]
Elephantiasis, Filarial [C03.335.508.700.750.361.350]
Loiasis [C03.335.508.700.750.361.518]
Mansonelliasis [C03.335.508.700.750.361.588]
Onchocerciasis [C03.335.508.700.750.361.699]  +
Setariasis [C03.335.508.700.750.361.852]

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