hi my elder some 9-10 months back met with an accident and he was plastered for two months but the swelling was there till date we thought it is because of fracture . but now we come to know that he was infected with elephatisis. doctor said that...
I am staying with a person suffering from Elephantiasis, should I be concern? Should I do a test to see I have also infected with the disease. What are the available test to diagnose whether one have ...
Dear Friends, I m very much in trouble my wife was suffered from Elephantiasis back last 2 n a half year. I didn t found any sufficient doctor for that. Could you please help me to heal or way to heal ...
I suppose you meant elephantiasis?
it is chronic swelling of a limb, mostly the lower limbs as a result of a blockage of the lymphatic drainage system bey filaria worm. The most common cause is wuchereria bancrofti.
It cannot be cured unless at a very early stage which is rarely the case. However, treatment can prevent further aggravation of symptoms.
Hope you find this helpful.
Dr. Ditah, MD
I'm 18 years old, and I'm feeling uncomfortable with my penis size. It's 5 inches in length and the same in girth. Any advice ?
thanks for your query.
This may be a case of penile elephantiasis. Get on to meet a surgeon...
Hi, my name is charbel moujally I'm a biomedical engineer. I'm a elephantiasis porter. The hereditaire case. I would like to know if there is any treatment
It depends on how severe is your disease. I would suggest you to meet a surgeon and get Lymphangiography. You can send reports to me. Treatable if disease is limited to a part only.