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Leishmaniasis Americana = American Leishmaniasis
(Occupational Health and Hygiene Digest, 1985)
El trabajo de prospección y/o exploración petrolera, lleva a los hombres a zonas geográficas muy diversas: de nieves eternas (Polos) a desiertos (Africa) o regiones tropicales (Amazonas). En Bolivia nos toca trabajar en ...
Impact of leishmaniasis on public health
(Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Centro de Estudos de Venenos e Animais Peçonhentos (CEVAP), 2006-01-01)
Leishmaniasis is a parasitic zoonosis caused by protozoans of the genus Leishmania transmitted by insects known as phlebotomines, which are found in wild or urban environments. It affects domestic and wild animals and ...
Leishmaniasis in Bolivia. I. Lutzomyia longipalpis (Lutz & Neiva, 1912) as the vector of visceral leishmaniasis in los Yungas
(Transantions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1985)
Abstract A relatively high leishmanial infection rate was found in the phlebotomine sandfly Lutzomyia longipalpis collected from three villages of the Los Yungas region (Department of La Paz, Bolivia). 2,578 ...
Oral leishmaniasis: a clinicopathological study of 11 cases
(Blackwell PublishingOxfordInglaterra, 2007)
Leishmaniasis and Chagas disease chemotherapy: a critical review
(Sociedade Brasileira de Química - SBQSão Paulo, 2014-10)
Leishmaniasis and Chagas disease, caused by the kinetoplastid parasites Leishmania spp and Trypanosoma cruzi, respectively, are among the most important parasitic diseases, affecting millions of people and considered to ...
Cutaneous leishmaniasis in French Guiana : a review
(Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg., 1990)
Abstract. A review of a l0 year investigation carried out by various institutions on cutaneous leishmaniasis in French Guiana is presented, with emphasis on epidemiology, clinical aspects, and therapy.
Visceral canine leishmaniasis in Bolivia
(Transantions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1982-05-11)
We report the first description ofr visceral canine leishmaniasis in Bolivia. In a first stage (October 1980), three dogs presenting mucous nasal lesions were found to be infected with Leishmania (numerous amastigotes on ...
Leishmaniasis in Bolivia. II. The involvement of Psychodopygus Yucumensis and Psychodopygus LLanosMartinsi in the selvatic transmission lowland subandean region
(Mem. Inst. Oswaldo Cruz, 1986)
An epidemiological survey of the vectors of cutaneous leishmaniasis ("espúndia" type) was carried out in the Alto Beni region of Bolivia, an area of Andean foothills at the Eastern limit of the Amazonian lowlands. The ...
Influence of Leishmania RNA Virus 1 on Proinflammatory Biomarker Expression in a Human Macrophage Model of American Tegumentary Leishmaniasis
(Oxford University Press, 2017)
Backgound. Species of the Leishmania Viannia (L. V.) subgenus harbor the double-stranded Leishmania RNA virus 1 (LRV-1), previously identified in isolates from Brazil and Peru. Higher levels of LRV-1 in metastasizing strains ...
Mucosal leishmaniasis: urgent need for more research
(Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2018)