• Information from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (dmoztools.net)
  • In 1988, the World Health Organization (WHO), Rotary International, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) passed the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. (wikipedia.org)
  • The disease is caused by thread-like, parasitic filarial worms, Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi and B. timori. (dmoztools.net)
  • Provides information on this disease caused by three species of nematode thread-like worms, Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi and Brugia timori. (dmoztools.net)
  • While this disease was first described in 1965, the identity of Brugia timori as the causative agent was not known until 1977. (wikipedia.org)
  • The life cycle of Brugia timori is very similar to that of Wuchereria bancrofti and Brugia malayi, leading to nocturnal periodicity of the disease symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also known as Kikuchi disease, histiocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis, Kikuchi necrotizing lymphadenitis, phagocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis, subacute necrotizing lymphadenitis, and necrotizing lymphadenitis. (pearltrees.com)
  • Has anyone been diagnosed with Kikuchi Fujimoto disease or necrotizing lymphadenitis? (lookformedical.com)
  • Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are all the other mycobacteria which can cause pulmonary disease resembling tuberculosis, lymphadenitis, skin disease, or disseminated disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are two main types: Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), with two others, multiple myeloma and immunoproliferative diseases, also included by the World Health Organization within the category. (pearltrees.com)
  • This disease causes the spleen to become enlarged and is usually diagnosed during a routine physical exam. (wisegeek.com)
  • Patients admitted on this protocol will have, or be suspected of having, one of the lymphatic filarial infections affecting humans. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The most frequently associated infections leading to pylephlebitis include diverticulitis 3 and appendicitis, 4 , 5 although it has also been described as a complication of choledocholithiasis, 6 pyelonephritis, 2 and Crohn's disease. (mhmedical.com)
  • The other syndromes-renal venous tumors, renal vein entrapment, and renal arteriovenous malformations (AVMs)-result more from the anatomic environment the renal veins are surrounded by (i.e., in these disease processes, the renal veins tend to be injured as bystanders in local pathology). (mhmedical.com)
  • Macrocystic lymphatic malformations (MLMs) constitute a circumscribed variation in deep lymphangiomas. (pubtransformer.com)
  • Diffuse angiomatosis or Bean's syndrome is a rare disease characterized by venous malformations mainly involving the skin and the digestive tract which can result in hemorrhage of variable severity. (pubtransformer.com)
  • A combination of diosmin and hesperidin (Daflon) improves lymphatic flow indicating its therapeutic role in conditions like perivascular edema. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Daflon is not an FDA-approved medication, meaning that it cannot be advertised for treatment of diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • In an experiment, daflon was found beneficial in the reduction of symptoms after operation for hemorrhoidal disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Daflon 500 mg in the management of acute and recurrent hemorrhoidal disease" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • This disease is characterized by dropsical swellings of the limbs and lower part of the body. (chestofbooks.com)
  • It is a disease of the tropics characterized by grotesque swelling of the limbs and male genitalia. (dmoztools.net)
  • The original endorsers with their basic strategies were: Abbott: A US-based global pharmaceutical and health care company works for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of all major neglected diseases. (wikipedia.org)