cutaneous leishmaniasis


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Related to cutaneous leishmaniasis: mucocutaneous leishmaniasis
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Noun1.cutaneous leishmaniasis - leishmaniasis of the skincutaneous leishmaniasis - leishmaniasis of the skin; characterized by ulcerative skin lesions
kala azar, leishmaniasis, leishmaniosis - sores resulting from a tropical infection by protozoa of the genus Leishmania which are spread by sandflies
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Epidemic outbreak of anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Kohat District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.
Clinico-epidemiological pattern of cutaneous leishmaniasis in armed forces personnel fighting war against terrorism in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province and Fata regions.
Interleukin-10 and Interferon-[gamma] Levels in Patients with Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Treated with Cryotherapy.
28%) followed by granuloma of cutaneous leishmaniasis 08 (9.
Cutaneous leishmaniasis can lead to permanent scarring, and another form, visceral leishmaniasis, can be fatal.
Based on clinical and histological picture of chronic ulcerated dermatitis associated with leishmanias, the diagnosis of disseminated cutaneous leishmaniasis was established, the treatment with meglumine antimoniate 20mg/kg/day was started, and administered for 30 days.
Worldwide more than in 70 countries, cutaneous leishmaniasis is common and about 90% cases are reported from Brazil, Algeria, Afghanistan, Peru, Pakistan, Syria and Saudia Arabia [8-12].
3,4) Cutaneous leishmaniasis can cause severe scarring with permanent disfigurement and physical impairment.
Transmission of cutaneous leishmaniasis associated with cacao (Theobroma cacao) plantations in Tabasco.
Millions of dollars are being endowed by the Global Health Innovative Technology Fund, a Japanese public-private partnership in new interventions against malaria, tuberculosis, soil-transmitted helminth infections and cutaneous leishmaniasis.

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