12:35 Jan 16, 2002
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: filariaslels
Las grandes Enfermedades Parasitarias se encuentram
Fundamentalmente en Africa:

* Tripanosomiasis africana (enfermedad del sueño)
* Leishmaniasis
* Oncocarcosis
* Schistosomasles
* Filariasls
* Outras

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4 +1Filariasis
David Meléndez Tormen



2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1



Wuchereria bancrofti is the most common filarial parasite in humans; there are an estimated 82 million infected individuals and more than 900 million people at risk of infection. It is worldwide in distribution but occurs mainly in the tropics.Wuchereria bancrofti is exclusively a human parasite with no known animal reservoir. In endemic areas exposure begins early in childhood and continues throughout life."

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David Meléndez Tormen
Local time: 11:03
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 475

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