Infection with a nematode (worm-like parasite) called Mansonella. Transmission usually occurs through the bite of a midge
* Itching * Headache * Joint swelling * Hypereosinophilia * Leg swelling
The disease exists in Africa and tropical Americas, spread by biting midges or blackflies.
The list of treatments mentioned in various sources for Mansonelliasis includes the following list. Always seek professional medical advice about any treatment or change in treatment plans. * Mebendazole or albendazole