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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Susceptibility of Phlebotomus papatasi (Diptera: Psychodidae) to DDT in some foci of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Iran.
Epidemiologic investigation of an outbreak of cutaneous leishmaniasis in a defined geographic focus of transmission.
amazonensis, one of the main agent of cutaneous leishmaniasis in the world (Carvalho et al.
The proposal is to analyze the epidemiological profile of cutaneous leishmaniasis from a geographical perspective in the municipality of Teodoro Sampaio-SP, from 1998 to 2011.
7] Negin torabi, mendi mohebali, ahmad reza shahverdi, seyed mendi rezayat, gholam hossein edrissian, jamileh esmaeili, sorour charehdar, Nanogold for the trearment of zoonotic cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by leishmania major [MRHO/IR/75/ER]: an animal trial with methanol extract of Eucalyptus camaldulensis.
The clinical and histologic features of cutaneous TB can be similar to those of other granulomatous infections such as cutaneous leishmaniasis, tuberculoid leprosy, cutaneous sarcoidosis, lupus miliaris disseminatus faciei, and chromomycosis.
Cutaneous leishmaniasis is the common form of leishmaniasis, a parasitic disease transmitted by sand flies.
On recent Friday mornings just over the last month, the clinic's director has treated a young woman with cutaneous leishmaniasis, three people with brain lesions from cysticercosis and a middleaged man with Chagas disease.
Diagnosis: The most common forms of leishmaniasis in people are 1) cutaneous leishmaniasis, which causes skin sores, and 2) visceral leishmaniasis, which affects some of the internal organs of the body (e.
Cutaneous leishmaniasis starts out looking like a mosquito bite; a month or two after the initial sand fly bite, it breaks open into a volcano-like lesion.
donovani is clinically significant supporting the previous reports of lower serum zinc levels associated with infection by intracellular pathogens (21,22) seen in in vitro condition (23), in leishmania infected dogs (24) and humans with cutaneous leishmaniasis (25).
Parasitic infections can be solely confined to the skin, as seen with human scabies, cutaneous larva migrans, the chigger flea, cutaneous myiasis and cutaneous leishmaniasis.

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