Vulval Elephantiasis: A Case Report

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Mohan, Harsh ; Bisht, Bhumika ; Goel, Poonam ; Garg, Geeta (2012)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Case Reports in Infectious Diseases, volume 2,012 (issn: 2090-6625, eissn: 2090-6633)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3502772, doi: 10.1155/2012/430745
  • Subject: RC109-216 | Infectious and parasitic diseases | Case Report | Article Subject

Introduction. Elephantiasis is a chronic manifestation of filariasis; it commonly affects limbs, scrotum, and trunk. Females have lower incidence of filarial infection. Vulval elephantiasis due to filariasis is still rarer. It is difficult to make the diagnosis on histo... View more
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