Risk of non-infectious elephantiasis mapped in Cameroon

Both the etiology and demographics of podoconiosis, a non-infectious disease which causes massive swelling of the legs, are poorly understood. To help contribute to the global atlas of podoconiosis knowledge, researchers reporting in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases have now described the distribution of podoconiosis in Cameroon.

Risk of non-infectious elephantiasis mapped in Cameroon

Both the etiology and demographics of podoconiosis, a non-infectious disease which causes massive swelling of the legs, are poorly understood. To help contribute to the global atlas of podoconiosis ...

Thu 11 Jan 18 from Medical Xpress

Risk of non-infectious elephantiasis mapped in Cameroon, Fri 12 Jan 18 from ScienceDaily

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