Non-Filarial Lymphedema

Known as: Non Filarial Lymphedema, Lymphedema, Non-Filarial, Non-Filarial Lymphedemas 
A form of elephantiasis caused by soil particles which penetrate the skin of the foot. It is limited to tropical regions with soils of high volcanic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Wolbachia strain wMelPop reduces the longevity of its Drosophila melanogaster host and, when introduced into the mosquito Aedes… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Wolbachia are gram-negative bacteria that are widespread in nature, carried by the majority of insect species as well as some… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Both T cells and APC have been strongly implicated in the immune suppression observed during filarial nematode infections, but… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Filarial nematodes are important helminth parasites of the tropics and a leading cause of global disability. They include species… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Wolbachia endosymbionts of filarial nematodes are vital for larval development and adult-worm fertility and viability… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
In order to chronically infect their hosts, filarial nematodes have generated a range of strategies to evade and down-modulate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Wolbachia pipientis is a bacterial endosymbiont associated with arthropods and filarial nematodes. In filarial nematodes, W… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Intracellular bacteria have been described in several species of filarial nematodes, but their relationships with, and effects on… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Wolbachia endosymbiotic bacteria have been shown to be widespread among filarial worms and could thus play some role in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Intracellular bacteria have been observed in various species of filarial nematodes (family Onchocercidae). The intracellular… (More)
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