- Pathogens, Parasites Causing Human Diseases (Malaria, Dengue, Chickengunia, elephantiasis or Filariasis, Ascariasis, Typhoid, Pneumonia, Common Cold, Amoebiasis, Ring Worm) and Their Control
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Study a part of the life cycle of malarial parasite given below. Answer the questions that follow:
(a) Mention the roles of ‘A’ in the life cycle of the malarial parasite.
(b) Name the event ‘C’ and the organ where this event occurs.
(c) Identify the organ ‘B’ and name the cells being released from it.
Name of parasite the causes filariasis in humans. Mention its two diagnostic symptoms. How is this transmitted to others?
Write the specific name of the genus Plasmodium that causes one of the most serious types of diseases in humans. Name the disease.