Health Research Company

African trypanosomiasis

what is African trypanosomiasis source(wikipedia)

Human African trypanosomiasis, sleeping sickness, African lethargy, or Congo trypanosomiasis is a parasitic disease of people and animals, caused by protozoa of the species Trypanosoma brucei and transmitted by the tsetse fly. The disease is endemic in some regions of sub-Saharan Africa, covering areas in about 37 countries containing more than 60 million people. An estimated 50,000 to 70,000 people are currently infected, the number having declined somewhat in recent years. The number of reported cases

Read more

related conditions:



African trypanosomiasis Search Trends:

News :

Social Buzz

comments powered by Disqus


Read more