Infectious parasitic disease

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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?...

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Filariasis which is an infectious parasitic disease causes edema with thickening of the skin and...

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I'm having a problem so scared, Its all about me having unprotected sex and right now i have serious issue with my penis, it really scratched me a...

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Brief Answer:
Genital Scabies or an yeast infection are possible

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my mother aged 72 years underwent fasciotomy for cellulitis fifteen days back. when she washed her foot with water, after some time, the foot...

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Has the done done a blood test for filaria before diagnosing?
Is yes and it is confirmed, than the tablet prescribed has to be continued, for a...

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