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01 July 2011

World's neglected tropical diseases

A north-eastern Thailand province is preparing to test its population for a parasitic worm to detect early signs of bile duct cancer, which is caused by eating raw seafood.

A north-eastern Thailand province is preparing to test its population for a parasitic worm to detect early signs of bile duct cancer, which is caused by eating raw seafood.

Below are a few other major neglected diseases of the world:

 
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