African sleeping sickness


African sleeping sickness
아프리카수면병, 수면병, 파동편모충증

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  • African sleeping sickness — n SLEEPING SICKNESS (1) * * * African trypanosomiasis …   Medical dictionary

  • African sleeping sickness — n. SLEEPING SICKNESS (sense 1) …   English World dictionary

  • African sleeping sickness — noun see sleeping sickness * * * Pathol. See sleeping sickness (def. 1). * * * African sleeping sickness, = sleeping sickness (def. 1). (Cf. ↑sleeping sickness) …   Useful english dictionary

  • African sleeping sickness — Pathol. See sleeping sickness (def. 1). * * * …   Universalium

  • African sleeping sickness — noun a disease, usually marked progressively by fever, wasting, and lethargy due to infection of the central nervous system; caused by a parasitic protozoan, Trypanosoma gambiense, carried by a tsetse fly, Glossina palpalis; common in parts of… …   Australian English dictionary

  • East African sleeping sickness — see under trypanosomiasis …   Medical dictionary

  • West African sleeping sickness — see under trypanosomiasis …   Medical dictionary

  • sleeping sickness — n 1) a serious disease that is prevalent in much of tropical Africa, is marked by fever, headache, protracted lethargy, confusion, sleep disturbances, tremors, and loss of weight, is caused by either of two trypanosomes (Trypanosoma brucei… …   Medical dictionary

  • Sleeping sickness — MedlinePlus = 001362 eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 2140 MeshID = D014353 Sleeping sickness or human African trypanosomiasis is a parasitic disease of people and animals, caused by protozoa of species Trypanosoma brucei and transmitted by… …   Wikipedia

  • sleeping sickness — Pathol. 1. Also called African sleeping sickness, African trypanosomiasis. a generally fatal disease, common in parts of Africa, characterized by fever, wasting, and progressive lethargy: caused by a parasitic protozoan, Trypanosoma gambiense or… …   Universalium

  • sleeping sickness — noun An endemic infectious disease of humans and animals in tropical Africa, caused by a parasitic trypanosome, transmitted by the tsetse fly and characterized by fever, severe headache, joint pains and lymph node swelling in the early stages,… …   Wiktionary