Related Overviews


'Wuchereria' can also refer to...


Wuchereria n.

Wuchereria n.

Wuchereria n.

Wuchereria n.

Amicrofilaraemic carriers of adult Wuchereria bancrofti

Microfilarial periodicity of Wuchereria bancrofti in Vanuatu

Familial Aggregation and Heritability of Wuchereria bancrofti Infection

Higher-Dose, More Frequent Treatment of Wuchereria bancrofti

Pathogenesis of filarial hydrocele: risk associated with intrascrotal nodules caused by death of adult Wuchereria bancrofti

Occurrence of living adult Wuchereria bancrofti in the scrotal area of men with microfilaraemia

In Wuchereria bancrofti filariasis, asymptomatic microfilaraemia does not progress to amicrofilaraemic lymphatic disease

Evaluation of a Polymerase Chain Reaction-Based Assay for Diagnosis of Wuchereria bancrofti Infection

Development of Lymphatic Filarial Parasite Wuchereria bancrofti (Spirurida: Onchocercidae) in Mosquito Species (Diptera: Culicidae) Fed Artificially on Microfilaremic Blood

Randomised controlled clinical trial of increased dose and frequency of albendazole and ivermectin on Wuchereria bancrofti microfilarial clearance in northern Malawi

Direct assessment in vivo of the efficacy of combined single-dose ivermectin and diethylcarbamazine against adult Wuchereria bancrofti

Does longevity of adult Wuchereria bancrofti increase with decreasing intensity of parasite transmission? Insights from clinical observations

High prevalence of Wuchereria bancrofti infection as detected by immunochromatographic card testing in five districts of Orissa, India, previously considered to be non-endemic

Lymphatic filariasis in western Ethiopia with special emphasis on prevalence of Wuchereria bancrofti antigenaemia in and around onchocerciasis endemic areas


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Medicine and Health


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference


a genus of white threadlike parasitic worms (see filaria) that live in the lymphatic vessels. W. bancrofti the species that causes elephantiasis.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.