Dracunculiasis is caused by a nematode parasite Dracunculus medinensis, also known as Guinea worm. This disease was wide spread in Asia and Africa with approximately 3.6 million affected people in 1986 as reported by the Carter center. This disease is devastating that it incapacitates people affected by this worm although there is no permanent damage.
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