cutaneous leishmaniasis


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cutaneous leishmaniasis

[kyü′tā·nē·əs lēsh·mə′nī·ə·səs]
(medicine)
A parasitic skin infection by Leishmania tropica characterized by deep ulcers of the skin and subcutaneous tissue.
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Prevalence and molecular diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis in local population of Dir District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.
Efficacy of a weekly cryotherapy regimen to treat Leishmania major cutaneous leishmaniasis.
Cutaneous leishmaniasis is an infection caused by a protozoan of the genus Leishmania and is transmitted by sandfly bites (3-7).
Efficacy of thermotherapy to treat cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania tropica in Kabul, Afghanistan: a randomized, controlled trial.
Spatial correlation between Phlebotomus papatasi Scopoli (Diptera: Psychodidae) and incidence of zoonotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Tunisia.
Immunotherapy with live BCG plus heat killed Leishmania induces a T helper 1-like response in American cutaneous leishmaniasis patients.
Conclusion: Oral zinc sulfate 10mg/kg is not better than intramuscular MA in treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis but can be considered as a treatment option if MA cannot be used.
The distribution of this species corresponds with some of the reported cases of human local cutaneous leishmaniasis in the country.
Molecular mass screening to incriminate sand fly vectors of Andean-type cutaneous leishmaniasis in Ecuador and Peru.
These candidates are in early pre-clinical development with indications which are not only for visceral leishmaniasis but also for cutaneous leishmaniasis.
amazonensis, one of the main agent of cutaneous leishmaniasis in the world (Carvalho et al.

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