Lymphatic filariasis

Lymphatic filariasis (LF), commonly known as elephantiasis, is a painful and profoundly disfiguring disease. In endemic countries, lymphatic filariasis has a major social and economic impact.

In Africa the disease is caused by Wuchereria bancrofti. The male and female worms together form “nests” in the human lymphatic system, the network of nodes and vessels that maintain the delicate fluid balance between blood and body tissues. Filarial infection can cause a variety of clinical manifestations, including lymphoedema of the limbs, genital disease (hydrocele, chylocele, and swelling of the scrotum and penis) and recurrent acute attacks, which are extremely painful and are accompanied by fever.

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Central Africa Equatorial Guinea MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
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Southern Africa Malawi MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Chad MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Uganda MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Zambia MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa The Gambia MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Botswana MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Ghana MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Angola MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Zimbabwe MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Rwanda MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Nigeria MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Togo MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Gabon MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Mauritania MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Burundi MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Mozambique MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Cote d’Ivoire MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
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Central Africa Cameroon MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Seychelles MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Guinea-Bissau MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Senegal MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Guinea MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Sierra Leone MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa South Africa MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Mauritius MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Rwanda MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa eSwatini MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Uganda MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Ghana MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Cape Verde MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Democratic Republic of the Congo MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Mali MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Namibia MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Tanzania (Zanzibar) MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa The Gambia MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Benin MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Chad MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Lesotho MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Burkina Faso MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eritrea MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Liberia MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Sierra Leone MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
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Eastern Africa Madagascar MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Malawi MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Benin MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Eritrea MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Republic of Congo MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Sao Tome & Principe MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Zambia MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Botswana MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Algeria MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Mauritania MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Comoros MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Niger MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Central African Republic MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Equatorial Guinea MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Uganda Mapping Surveys 1998 - 2010 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Senegal Mapping Surveys 1950 - 2010 Download map png Download map
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Western Africa Cote d’Ivoire Mapping Surveys (Sentinel site baseline) 2009 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Mozambique Mapping Surveys (Sentinel site baseline) 2009 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Central African Republic Mapping Surveys 2008 - 2009 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Niger Mapping Surveys (Sentinel site baseline) 2007 - 2009 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Mali Mapping Surveys (Sentinel site baseline) 2005 - 2009 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Togo Mapping Surveys (Sentinel site baseline) 2001 - 2009 Download map png Download map
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Central Africa Equatorial Guinea Mapping Surveys 2003 - 2008 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Kenya Mapping Surveys (Sentinel site baseline) 2002 - 2008 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Senegal Mapping Surveys (Sentinel site baseline) 2007 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Burundi Mapping Surveys 2007 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Comoros Mapping Surveys (Sentinel site baseline) 2001 - 2007 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Tanzania (Zanzibar) Mapping Surveys (Sentinel site baseline) 2001 - 2006 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa Mozambique Mapping Surveys 1957 - 2006 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Cape Verde Mapping Surveys 2005 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Mauritania MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Chad MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Cape Verde MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Eritrea MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa South Sudan MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Tanzania (Mainland) MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Southern Africa South Africa MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Ethiopia MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Democratic Republic of the Congo MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Benin MDA/PC rounds (Geographic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Eastern Africa Mauritius MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
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Central Africa Sao Tome & Principe MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Western Africa Ghana MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map
Central Africa Cameroon MDA/PC rounds (Therapeutic coverage) 2000 - 2005 Download map png Download map

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