trypanosomiasis


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try·pan·o·so·mi·a·sis

 (trĭ-păn′ə-sō-mī′ə-sĭs)
n. pl. try·pan·o·so·mi·a·ses (-sēz′)
Infection with or disease caused by trypanosomes.
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trypanosomiasis

(ˌtrɪpənəsəˈmaɪəsɪs)
n
(Pathology) any infection of an animal or human with a trypanosome. See also sleeping sickness, Chagas' disease
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try•pan•o•so•mi•a•sis

(trɪˌpæn ə soʊˈmaɪ ə sɪs, ˌtrɪp ə nə-)

n.
an infectious disease caused by a trypanosome.
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Translations

try·pan·o·so·mi·a·sis

n. tripanosomiasis, cualquier infección causada por un parásito flagelado del género Tripanosoma.
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trypanosomiasis

n tripanosomiasis f
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THE Federal Government is to collaborate with the International Scientific Council for Research and Control of Trypanosomiasis to eradicate the scourge of the disease across the African continent.
They are a source of saline water and their pumping systems collapse easily, making it costly to maintain them," says Nielsen-Petersen, 85, who came to Kenya in early 1970s, when one of the country's biggest concerns was trypanosomiasis.The water engineer was to take part in a campaign to check the spread of the dreaded livestock disease, which entailed rolling out cattle dips in livestock production zones across the country in a project undertaken by Danish development agency, Danida.
Among vector-borne protozoan diseases, trypanosomiasis or Surra, babesiosis, anaplasmosis, and diptelonemiasis are principally important (Parsani et al., 2008; Rabana et al., 2011; El-Naga et al., 2016) and characterized by elevated body temperature, anemia, emaciation, lymphadenopathy, edema and sudden death.
The Agriculture ministry, through the Kenya Tsetse and Trypanosomiasis Eradication Council (KENTTEC), vaccinated more than 60,000 head of cattle against nagana.
Marketing authorization of fexinidazole for the treatment of Trypanosoma brucei gambiense human African trypanosomiasis, more commonly known as sleeping sickness, has been granted in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Eflornithine2 ([alpha]-difluoromethylornithine or DFMO) is a drug found to be effective in the treatment of facial hirsutism, as well as, African trypanosomiasis. Eflornithine hydrochloride cream for topical application is meant for women affected by facial hirsutism.
Human African trypanosomiasis (HAT), or sleeping sickness, is a tsetse fly-borne parasitic disease that is endemic to parts of sub-Saharan Africa.
Human African trypanosomiasis (HAT), or sleeping sickness, is a tropical disease that affects sub-Saharan African countries.
In addition to ticks, tsetse fly transmits trypanosomiasis significantly affects in large ruminants; fleas act as vectors for yersiniosis, bartonellosis, haemoplasma and rickettsial infections in dogs and cats; flies causes thelaziasis, parafilaria infestation, onchocercosis and habronemiosis; sandflies spread leishmaniosis and mosquitoes transmit filariasis in livestock and dogs.
It focuses on malaria, lymphatic filariasis, dengue, leishmaniasis, onchocerciasis, human African trypanosomiasis, and schistosomiasis, along with other viral diseases (Rift Valley fever, West Nile fever, Chikungunya, and yellow fever) and trachoma.