4 Types of Protists that Cause Disease
Symptoms: headache, fever, shivering, joint pain, vomiting, convulsions, paroxysm, jaundice, and retinal damage.
Fun fact: Malaria is common in tropical and subtropical regions because rainfall, warm temperatures, and stagnant waters provide an environment ideal for mosquito larvae.
Disease: African Sleeping Disease
Symptoms: fever, headache, joint pains, itching, fever, swelling of lymph nodes, and invasion of circulatory and lymphatic systems.
Transmission: tsetse fly
Fun fact: The African Sleeping Disease was named due to the fact of the disruption of the regular sleep cycle of its victims.