606 Possible Causes for Leishmaniasis

  • Insect Bite

    Of these diseases, leishmaniasis, transmitted by sand flies, is the most common.[travmed.com] Leishmaniasis , caused by the protozoan Leishmania , is carried by a sand fly bite.[emedicinehealth.com] Mosquito nets now play an important role in preventing malaria and other insect-borne illnesses such as leishmaniasis, filariasis, and encephalitis.[travmed.com]

  • Leishmaniasis

    There are several different forms of leishmaniasis in people: cutaneous leishmaniasis causes skin sores, visceral leishmaniasis causes systemic disease.[ecdc.europa.eu] While antibody detection can identify visceral leishmaniasis, most patients with the cutaneous forms do not develop a significant antibody response.[austincc.edu] Baylor University: Leishmaniasis: Visceral or Kala-Azar, Cutaneous, and Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis (Espundia) Primary Distribution: East and North Africa, Middle East, Southern[wynman.com]

  • Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis

    Pathogenesis: Although the pathogenesis of visceral and cutaneous leishmaniasis are well understood, the pathogenesis of mucotaneous leishmaniasis (MCL) is still unclear.[web.stanford.edu] . leishmaniasis [ lēsh″mah-ni ah-sis ] cutaneous leishmaniasis an endemic disease transmitted by the sandfly and characterized by the development of cutaneous papules that[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL).[the-medical-dictionary.com]

  • Urban Cutaneous Leishmaniasis

    Similar Codes 1 085.0 Visceral [kala-azar] leishmaniasis 2 085.2 Cutaneous leishmaniasis, Asian desert 3 085.3 Cutaneous leishmaniasis, Ethiopian 4 085.4 Cutaneous leishmaniasis[healthprovidersdata.com] (redirected from urban cutaneous leishmaniasis ) 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[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Urban cutaneous leishmaniasis in Kerman, southeast Iran 1984 [epidemiology, Leishmania, Sex of host, Age of host, leishmaniasis, protozoal infections, Vectors, Insecta] [Bulletin[agris.fao.org]

  • Cutaneous Leishmaniasis

    WHO European Region Cutaneous and visceral leishmaniasis are endemic in this region.[who.int] See: zoonotic cutaneous leishmaniasis , anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis .[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Definition (MSH) A disease characterized by the chronic, progressive spread of lesions from New World cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by species of the L. braziliensis complex[fpnotebook.com]

  • Visceral Leishmaniasis

    (This disease is not the same as cutaneous leishmaniasis , a milder disease caused by another protozoan of the Leishmania genus which also causes skin lesions.) [ citation[en.wikipedia.org] Progress in the mathematical modelling of visceral leishmaniasis.[www2.warwick.ac.uk] Leishmaniasis is clinically divided into three major categories – cutaneous, mucocutaneous, and visceral – and is a Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD)*. * Neglected Tropical[iamat.org]

  • Disseminated Sporotrichosis

    […] world's population is at risk of the tropical diseases malaria, leprosy, schistosomiasis, lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis, Chagas' disease, African trypanosomiasis and leishmaniasis[books.google.com] Histopathology and tissue culture samples were sent with a differential diagnosis of pyoderma gangrenosum, mycobacterial infection, cutaneous leishmaniasis, and deep fungal[e-ijd.org] Few conditions are considered in the differential diagnosis and these include leishmaniasis, chromoblastomycosis, cutaneous tuberculosis, and chronic staphylococcal lymphangitis[elsevier.es]

  • Sporotrichosis
  • Malaria
  • Immunodeficiency Syndrome, Variable

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