Elephantiasis: The best way to treat elephantiasis


Definition of elephantiasis Elephantiasis, also known as lymphatic filariasis, is a parasitic disease caused by the nematode worm Wuchereria bancrofti. The disease primarily affects the skin and lymphatic system of humans, but can also affect other organs such as the liver and brain. Elephantiasis is typically treated with medication, but in some cases, surgical removal … Read more