Lymph nodes - not lymphoma
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Revised: 3 July 2013, last major update June 2006
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- Brugia malayi is a filarial nematode that affects lymphatics
- Infections with zoonotic Brugia species are uncommon in US
- Adult reproductive period is up to 9 years (J Trop Med Hyg 1994;97:269)
End of Lymph nodes - not lymphoma > Infectious/parasitic disorders > Brugia
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