anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis


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an·thro·po·not·ic cu·ta·ne·ous leish·man·i·a·sis

a form of Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis, usually with a prolonged incubation period and confined to urban areas.
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Anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Kabul, Afghanistan: the low susceptibility of Phlebotomus papatasi to Leishmania tropica.
Anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Kabul, Afghanistan: the high susceptibility of Phlebotomus sergenti to Leishmania tropica.
(4.) Reithinger R, Mohsen M, Aadil K, Sidiqi M, Erasmus P, Coleman PG Anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis, Kabul, Afghanistan.
Insecticide treated bednets to prevent anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Aleppo Governorate, Syria: results from two trials.
The prolonged epidemic of anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Kabul, Afghanistan: "bringing down the neighbourhood." Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg.
Impact of Olyset long lasting nets on anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Islamic Republic of Iran.
The epidemiology of anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis was investigated in northwest Pakistan.
In Central Asia, anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis (ACL) is commonly caused by Leishmania tropica and characterized by large, chronic, and disfiguring skin ulcers, which often cause severe social stigma.
Mohsen M, Aadil K, Sidiqi M, Erasmus P, Coleman PG: The burden of anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis (ACL) is generally characterized by large and/or multiple cutaneous lesions with a variable tendency to self-cure (3).