Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Filariasis

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_3800

Disease caused by infection with nematodes (filarial worms), and transmitted by flies.

 Dirofi lariasis

 Onchocerciasis

 Human Lymphatic Filariasis (Elephantiasis)

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