mansonella streptocerca

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Mansonella streptocerca Mansonella strep·to·cer·ca (strěp'tə-sûr'kə)
n.
A species of Mansonella found in central and western Africa that causes a lichenoid condition or edema of the skin and that is transmitted by a species of biting midge.

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