[ pûr′stănz′ ]
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A filarial worm that produces unsheathed microfilariae in the blood and lives as an adult in the peritoneal, pleural, or pericardial cavities.
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I therefore suggest that possibly Filiaria perstans may in some way be responsible for the sleeping sickness.West African studies|Mary Henrietta Kingsley