Trypanosome vs Nagana - What's the difference?

trypanosome | nagana |


As nouns the difference between trypanosome and nagana

is that trypanosome is (zoology) any of a group of protozoan parasites which are transmitted by biting insects and infect the blood of humans and other vertebrates while nagana is a disease of vertebrates caused by trypanosomes.

trypanosome

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (zoology) Any of a group of protozoan parasites which are transmitted by biting insects and infect the blood of humans and other vertebrates.
  • Derived terms

    * trypanosomal * trypanosomic * trypanosomiasis

    See also

    * Leishmania

    nagana

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia nagana)
  • A disease of vertebrates caused by trypanosomes.