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*  Hydrocele
... chronic infection of Wuchereria bancrofti or Brugia malayi, two mosquito-borne parasites of Africa and Southeast Asia, ...
*  Endosymbiont
Some human parasites, e.g. Wuchereria bancrofti and Mansonella perstans, thrive in their intermediate insect hosts because of ...
*  Mansonelliasis
... perstans to be a much more common cause of filariasis symptoms compared to Loa loa and Wuchereria bancrofti. Since most ...
*  Brugia
Buckley reexamined all the Wuchereria species in 1960, and concluded that the genus should contain only W. bancrofti. He ... now Wuchereria bancrofti), described by an English naturalist Thomas Spencer Cobbold in 1877. It was for this reason that Brug ... Edeson named it Wuchereria pahangi after the village Pahang in Malay, where it was discovered. Another species Wuchereria patei ... For Wuchereria Spp. of the Malayi Group i.e., W. Malayi (Brug, 1927), W. Pahangi Buckley and Edeson, 1956, and W. Patei Buckley ...
*  Anthelmintic
... effective against Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi, Brugia timori, tropical pulmonary eosinophilia, loiasis Ivermectin - ...
*  Wuchereria bancrofti
... is a human parasitic roundworm that is the major cause of lymphatic filariasis. It is one of the three ... "Wuchereria bancrofti: The causative agent of Bancroftian Filariasis". ww.nematodes.org. Retrieved 20 February 2014. Ramaiah, KD ... History of Wuchereria Bancrofti Animal Diversity Web "Filaria". Collier's New Encyclopedia. 1921. ... Eberhard ML, Hightower AW, Addiss DG, Lammine PJ (1997). "Clearance of Wuchereria bancrofti antigen after treatment with ...
*  Aedes pseudomediofasciatus
It is a vector of Wuchereria bancrofti. "An annotated checklist of mosquitoes of Sri Lanka" (PDF). Man and Biosphere Reserve of ... "The Vectors of Human Infections by Wuchereria Species * in Endemic Areas and Their Biology" (PDF). Bull. Wid Hith Org. 24: 177- ...
*  Taxonomy of Anopheles
Anopheles bellator can also transmit Wuchereria bancrofti. Several species of the subgenus Nyssorhynchus are of medical ...
*  Parasitology
Wuchereria bancrofti, Necator americanus (hookworm) and Taenia spp. (tapeworm) Ectoparasites such as ticks, scabies and lice ...
*  Culex sinensis
It is a possible vector of Wuchereria bancrofti. "An annotated checklist of mosquitoes of Sri Lanka" (PDF). Man and Biosphere ... A POSSIBLE VECTOR OF WUCHERERIA BANCROFTI IN CALCUTTA". Bull Calcutta Sch Trop Med. 11: 146-7. PMID 14120856. Culex sinensis ... a possible vector of Wuchereria bancrofti in Calcutta.. ...
*  Culex wardi
a possible vector of Wuchereria bancrofti in Calcutta.. ...
*  Chyloderma
Obstruction may be caused by a nematode such as Wuchereria bancrofti. This condition is also known as lymphscrotum or ...
*  Medical entomology
Wuchereria bancrofti - most common vectors: the mosquito species: Culex, Anopheles, Mansonia, and Aedes; affects over 120 ...
*  Mosquito control
Wuchereria bancrofti, Japanese Encephalitis, chikungunya and filariasis in Africa and Asia; and Murray Valley encephalitis in ...
*  Brugia malayi
Wuchereria and introduced a new Brugia after the original discoverer. Then Wuchereria contains only W. bancrofti, which so far ... The two other filarial causes of lymphatic filariasis are Wuchereria bancrofti and Brugia timori, which both differ from B. ... Based on the similarities with W. bancrofti, Rao and Mapelstone proposed to call the parasite Wuchereria malayi. After the ... Edeson, J. F. B. & Wilson, T. (1964), "The epidemiology of filariasis due to Wuchereria Bancrofti and Brugia Malayi", Annual ...
*  Aedes albolateralis
It is highly susceptible to nocturnally subperiodic Wuchereria bancrofti and dengue type 2 virus. Virus could replicate in ... a potential vector of nocturnally subperiodic Wuchereria bancrofti and dengue type 2 virus". Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public ...
*  Culex spathifurca
It is a potential vector of Wuchereria bancrofti, but human bitings are very rare. "An annotated checklist of mosquitoes of Sri ...
*  Doxycycline
"Doxycycline as a novel strategy against bancroftian filariasis-depletion of Wolbachia endosymbionts from Wuchereria bancrofti ... "Macrofilaricidal activity after doxycycline treatment of Wuchereria bancrofti: a double-blind, randomised placebo-controlled ...
*  Fauna of Africa
Wuchereria bancrofti and Dracunculus medinensis are human parasites. Some of important plant-parasitic nematodes of crops ...
*  Wolbachia
In the parasitic filarial nematode species responsible for elephantiasis, such as Brugia malayi and Wuchereria bancrofti, ... "Doxycycline as a novel strategy against bancroftian filariasis-depletion of Wolbachia endosymbionts from Wuchereria bancrofti ... "Macrofilaricidal activity after doxycycline treatment of Wuchereria bancrofti: a double-blind, randomised placebo-controlled ...
*  Anopheles sinensis
In China it also transmits the filalarial parasite (Wuchereria bancrofti), and arthropod roundworm (Romanomermis jingdeensis). ...
*  Diethylcarbamazine
These diseases include: lymphatic filariasis caused by infection with Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi, or Brugia timori; ...
*  Mansonia uniformis
"Mansonia africana and Mansonia uniformis are Vectors in the transmission of Wuchereria bancrofti lymphatic filariasis in Ghana ...
*  Anopheles tessellatus
It is not regarded as a malaria vector, but is a secondary vector of Wuchereria bancrofti in Maldives. "An annotated checklist ...
*  Culex quinquefasciatus
In India and Southeast Asia, it is the primary vector of Wuchereria bancrofti, a nematode that causes lymphatic filariasis. It ... It is the vector of Wuchereria bancrofti, avian malaria, and arboviruses including St. Louis encephalitis virus, Western equine ... "Bloodmeal microfilariae density and the uptake and establishment of Wuchereria bancrofti infections in Culex quinquefasciatus ...
*  List of Aedes species
... carries Wuchereria bancrofti, dengue fever, Ross River virus Aedes pseudoniveus Aedes pseudonummatus Aedes pulchritarsis Aedes ...
*  Mansonella perstans
Compared to infections with other filarial parasites such as Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi, and Loa loa, Mansonella ... Another study evaluated the effectiveness of ivermectin and albendazole in M. perstans and Wuchereria bancrofti coinfection in ... Wuchereria bancrofti, and Brugia malayi. The dependence of these parasites on their endosymbionts has led to the use of ... "Clinical characteristics of post-treatment reaction to ivermectin/albendazole for wuchereria bancrofti in a region co-endemic ...