tegumentary leishmaniasis


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tegumentary leishmaniasis

Leishmaniasis that involves the skin or mucous membranes.
See also: leishmaniasis
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Our findings also show that DL, which is a novel severe and difficult-to-treat form of leishmaniasis (18), is rapidly emerging and spreading within Brazil, 1 of the 5 countries with 90% of human cases of tegumentary leishmaniasis worldwide (1).
Leishmanial antigens in the diagnosis of active lesions and ancient scars of American Tegumentary Leishmaniasis Patients.
Tegumentary leishmaniasis is another high-incidence disease in the region.
According to the location and species of the etiologic agent, leishmaniasis is classified as American tegumentary leishmaniasis (ATL), or visceral leishmaniasis (VL), also known as Kalaazar.
Of these patients, 38 came from areas with active transmission of American tegumentary leishmaniasis (ATL) (10).