Unit 3 Assignment 1 Disorders And Diseases Affecting The Lymphatic System

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Pamela Dunbar July 5, 2014 A&P II Vicil Anaya, Florence Unit 3 Assignment 1: Disorders and Diseases affecting the Lymphatic System Lymphatic Filariasis People love the outside atmosphere. Being outside they have to deal with all kinds of insect. In different countries, people attempt to stay away from insects due to the different diseases that they carry. Countries like India, Nigeria, Nepel, and Ethiopa have mosquitoes that carry the disease lymphatic filariasis. Also called elephantiasis, filariasis is a tropical disease that is acquired in childhood. The disease becomes known later in life when the patient has lots of edema in certain areas of the body. By the time the disease is known damages are done and permanent disability,

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