endemic disease


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Noun1.endemic disease - a disease that is constantly present to a greater or lesser degree in people of a certain class or in people living in a particular location
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Measles is considered eliminated when there is no endemic disease transmission for 12 months or more in a specific geographic area.
Measles, a vaccine-preventable disease that can kill or disable children, is considered eliminated when there is no endemic disease transmission for 12 months or more in a specific geographic area.
As global temperatures and sea levels continue to rise, so, too, does the frequency and intensity of natural disasters and, with them, the risk of deadly epidemics and endemic disease outbreaks.
This year's outbreak is on course to be the worst since the country eliminated measles as an endemic disease in 2000.
The Carter Center and CDC are supporting research to better understand the unusual current epidemiology of dracunculiasis in Chad, assess antihelminthic treatment of dogs to prevent maturation of worms, and study food sources and movements of dogs in an area of Chad with endemic disease. The International Task Force for Disease Eradication reviewed much of this work in October 2017 (7).
Polio eradication is the highest priority of the government of Pakistan and the incumbent government is making all possible efforts to eliminate this endemic disease, he added.
DOH warns of rainy season disease !-- -- (philstar.com) - October 2, 2018 - 6:02pm MANILA, Philippines Besides dengue and leptospirosis, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) warn of another endemic disease every rainy season.
LOWER DIR -- A mysterious endemic disease has spread in the Bremki, a mountainous area of Lower Dir, killing seven people.
LOWER DIR: A mysterious endemic disease has spread in Bremki, a mountainous area of Lower Dir, killing seven people.
3BILHARZIA RISKS chistosomiasis is a severe endemic disease that is transmitted when people suffering from the disease contaminate freshwater sources with faeces containing parasite eggs.
Our people have lost a hope to live better life due to endemic disease of corruption .
al-Bakri explained thatCCHFis an endemic disease in the Sultanate as the first time it was diagnosed in the Sultanate was in the 90s, in addition to its spread in the neighbouring countries during the same period.