microfilariasis

microfilariasis

any disease caused by microfilariae. Includes equine microfilarial pityriasis, heartworm in dogs, filarial dermatoses, cerebrospinal nematodiasis and miscellaneous localizations in individual organs, e.g. Onchocerca spp. invasions of the eye.
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Successful treatment of ocular equine microfilariasis (Setaria species) with Ivermectin.
CONCLUSION: The association of microfilariasis should be kept in mind in endemic areas like India.
Chronic glomerulonephritis was associated with microfilariasis in the brown capuchin monkey (Cebus apella) (Sanchez Negrette 1983) and this was the only report about this specie in spite of being utilized in biomedical and behavioral research (Nagle et al.
2] African sleeping sickness, microfilariasis, and leishmaniasis also have been transmitted by blood transfusion, but to my knowledge have not been documented to do so within the U.
Clinical microfilariasis in a horse: a case report.
Microfilariasis in fine needle aspirates : A case report of 22 cases.