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DOID DOID:10112
Name sleeping sickness
Definition A trypanosomiasis that results from infection by Trypanosoma brucei and gambiense, which is transmitted by the bite of an infected tsetse fly (Glossina spp). The symptoms include fever, headache, joint pain, itching, confusion, sensory disturbances, poor coordination and sleep disturbances.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_trypanosomiasis, http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001362.htm, http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs259/en/
Xrefs

CSP2005:2214-6161

ICD10CM:B56

ICD10CM:B56.9

ICD9CM:086.5

KEGG:05143

MESH:D014353

MTH:NOCODE

NCI:C84541

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:27031003

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:78940002

UMLS_CUI:C0041228

Subsets

NCIthesaurus

zoonotic_infectious_disease

Synonyms

African sleeping sickness [EXACT]

African trypanosomiasis [EXACT]

Relationships

is_a trypanosomiasis

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