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Insulin-like growth factor-I induced and constitutive arginase activity differs among isolates of Leishmania derived from patients with diverse clinical forms of Leishmania braziliensis infection
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2010)
Arginase activity has been related to leishmaniasis development, thus we studied the constitutive and insulin-like growth factor (IGF) I-induced arginase activity of Leishmania (Viannia) braziliensis isolates from patients ...
A quantitative and morphometric study of mast cells in cutaneous leishmaniasis
Background Mast cells (MCs) are related with healing process in chronic inflammatory diseases, although in cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) its importance is unknown. The aim of this study was to determine the correlation of ...
Estimation of the basic reproducibility number for American tegumentary leishmaniasis in two sites in northeastern Salta Province, Argentina
(Cadernos Saude PublicaRio De JanieroBrasil, 2007)
Mucosal leishmaniasis: description of case management approaches and analysis of risk factors for treatment failure in a cohort of 140 patients in Brazil
(WILEY-BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, INC, 2009)
Background Mucosal leishmaniasis is caused mainly by Leishmania braziliensis and it occurs months or years after cutaneous lesions. This progressive disease destroys cartilages and osseous structures from face, pharynx and ...
Estudio epidemiológico retrospectivo de leishmaniasis desde el 2007 al 2013 en Colombia
(Universidad de La Salle. Facultad de Ciencias Agropecuarias. Medicina Veterinaria., 2017)
Electrocardiographic alterations during treatment of mucocutaneous leishmaniasis with meglumine antimoniate and allopurinol
(Transantions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1992)
Abstract The electrocardiographic (ECG) changes in Bolivian patients with mucocutaneous leishmaniasis, treated with meglumine antimoniate and allopurinol, were evaluated. Electric changes due to the antimonial compound ...
Detection of canine visceral leishmaniasis by conjunctival swab PCR
(Soc Brasileira Medicina Tropical, 2016-01-01)
Introduction: Conjunctival swab PCR was evaluated as a tool to diagnose visceral leishmaniasis in dogs. Methods: Conjunctival swab PCR was compared to indirect immunofluorescence antibody test and blood PCR. Results: ...