It is a disease that can negatively affect any part of your body including internal organs. The disease is autoimmune, which means that your immune system works by itself abnormally. In normal cases, your immune system only responds when there is a foreign element in the body and will send antibodies to fight off the foreign element.
Myiasis is a parasitic infestation with fly larvae, commonly known as maggots, of humans or animals. Maggots can feed on bodily fluid and both dead or living tissue of mammals, which includes humans. It can cause a wide area of infestation depending on the location on the body.
Folliculitis is a form of condition on the skin where the hair follicles, a tiny area in the skin where the oil glands and roots of the hair are placed, are inflamed and is mainly brought by infection from fungi or bacteria. Initially, it would appear as tiny red or white lumps that grow around the hair follicles.
Schistosomiasis, also known as Bilharzia or snail fever, is a disease caused by a parasite known as flukes that belong to the Schistosoma family. The disease has been considered as one of the world’s most severe tropical diseases.
Sleeping sickness is the common term for the disease Human African Trypanosomiasis (HAT), which is a disease that is transmitted through the bite of Tsetse fly that is infected with certain species of Trypanosoma brucei.