4 Possible Causes for Leishmania Tropica in USA

  • Cutaneous Leishmaniasis

    The Old World form is caused by organisms of the Leishmania tropica complex; the New World form is caused by organisms of the L. mexicana and L. viannia complexes. … See also: diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis . cutaneous leishmaniasis a dermatological disease caused by the parasite Leishmania tropica, transmitted to humans by the bite of … See also leishmaniasis . cu·ta·ne·ous leish·ma·ni·a·sis ( kyū-tā'nē-ŭs lēsh'mă-nī'ă-sis ) Infection with promastigotes (leptomonads) of Leishmania tropica and of L. major[1]

  • Urban Cutaneous Leishmaniasis
    Leishmania Tropica
  • Leishmaniasis

    Old world leishmaniasis is primarily caused by Leishmania donovani endemic in China, India and Bangladesh, Leishmania tropica in the Middle East and the Mediterranean and … This disease is considered to be a zoonosis (an infectious disease that is naturally transmissible from vertebrate animals to humans), with the exception of Leishmania tropica … consider the possibility of leishmaniasis. [ citation needed ] Epidemiology [ edit ] Cutaneous leishmaniasis in North Africa; Leishmania infantum green, Leishmania major blue , Leishmania[2] [3]

  • T-Cell Lymphoma

    Synonym(s): Alibert keloid ; cicatricial keloid Alibert disease II - infection caused by Leishmania tropica .[4]

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  1. Cutaneous leishmaniasis | definition of cutaneous leishmaniasis by Medical dictionary, http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com…
  2. Cutaneous leishmaniasis - Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cutaneous_leishmaniasis
  3. Leishmaniasis, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/leishmaniasis
  4. Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma | definition of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma by Medical dictionary, http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com…