Assessment of lymphatic filariasis prior to re-starting mass drug administration campaigns in coastal Kenya

Abstract

Lymphatic filariasis (LF) is a debilitating disease associated with extensive disfigurement and is one of a diverse group of diseases referred to as neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) which mainly occur among the poorest populations. In line with global recommendations to eliminate LF, Kenya launched its LF elimination programme in 2002 with the aim to… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13071-017-2044-5

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