Leishmania braziliensis braziliensis

Leish·man·i·a bra·zil·i·en·'sis bra·zil·i·en·'sis

the type subspecies of Leishmania braziliensis and the agent of mucocutaneous leishmaniasis. A natural reservoir of infection remains unknown, but the proven vector in Brazil is Lutzomyia (Psychodopygus) wellcomei; other sandflies may also transmit the infection.
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Epidemiology of American cutaneous leishmaniasis due to Leishmania braziliensis braziliensis. J Infect Dis.
Histopatologia da leishmaniose tegumentar por Leishmania braziliensis braziliensis. Padroes histopatologicos e estudo evolutivo das lesoes.
An outbreak of American cutaneous leishmaniosis (Leishmania braziliensis braziliensis) in a periurban area of Rio de Janeiro city, Brazil: clinical and epidemiological studies.
Psychodopygus carrerai carrerai (Barretto, 1946) nouveau vecteur de Leishmania braziliensis braziliensis en milieu sylvatique de region subandine basse.
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