Elephantiasis

Enlargement of an area of the body due to obstruction within the lymphatic system and the resulting accumulation of lymph.

Disease Alternative Name

stage iii lymphedema
lymphostatic elephantiasis
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ELEPHANTIASIS

LYMPHATIC FILARIASIS During free medical camp, in the rular area , our team was showing, a 32 years old female patie...See More

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Elephantiasis.. It  is the enlargement and hardening of limbs or body parts due to tissue swelling. It is characterised by edema, hypertrophy, and fibrosis of skin and subcutaneous tissues, due to obstruction of lymphatic vessels. It may af...


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