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Symptoms of Filaria

Premium Questions

Dr. Jasvinder Singh MD

I notice an unusual growth in my calf muscles since past 8 months and they have become very hard and tough..Is this one of the symptom of filaria? Also i dont urinate properly i.e. i take ample amount ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jasvinder Singh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ketan Vagholkar MD

My older sister (80 years old) suffers from chronic filaria on her left leg. A doctor suggested ... increased the frequency of fever related to filaria. She normally takes a course of Hetrazan pills ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ketan Vagholkar ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

Hi Doctor, My right leg is swelling and testis and penis are also swelling. but filaria test result is negative. One of the doctors asked me do surgery. if i do surgery will it be completely curable. Thanks ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Ajit Naniksingh Kukreja MD

My Mother in law is suffering from Filaria . Need a doctor to consult in chennai ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajit Naniksingh Kukreja ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

Diets advised in filaria which bp controlling medicine can be tried on filaria case? I have been advised by doctors that there is no cure to this ugly disease. Is some relief available in surgery? Or has ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli MD

is filaria contagious ? my sister aged about 40 plus has a filaria and she suffers during the month of Jan/feb every year with severe pain and swelling of legs. she is being administered medicine regularly ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Deepti M MD

a female 62years old,suferring from filaria since 6 to 7 years.chief complains are-swelling whole body,pain, oozing is stop now ,dyspnoea, ,unable to walk,but when oozing stop the condition of patient ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepti M ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MD

I am Tanmaya , I am 29 male from India . On 2002 I have infected with Filarial disease. Initial my Dr given me DEC ( 100 Mg X 3 / Day ) for 21 Days. + Albendazole 400 MG one and Avil tab 1 per day for 21 days. I took the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Hi. I have a friend who has recently tweeted, codedly, that he has cancer. We re also roomates. Here s a brief history about him: 2-3 years back he had a philaria attack. This made him go on medications for quite a while.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Pallavi Jain MD

Hi Doctor, Iam suffering with fileria for past 12 years. I have taken once course of Hetrogen and DEC tablets in the intial stage of the effect.Doctor told the swelling is not possible to reduce,but it wont grow furthur,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pallavi Jain ( General & Family Physician)