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Dracunculiasis


Other Names for this Disease

  • Guinea worm disease
  • Guinea worm infection
  • GWD
  • Parasitic infection caused by Dracunculus medinensis
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Other Names for this Disease
  • Guinea worm disease
  • Guinea worm infection
  • GWD
  • Parasitic infection caused by Dracunculus medinensis
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.