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Mucosal leishmaniasis ("espundia" Escomel, 1911).
  • P. Marsden
  • Medicine
  • Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical…
  • 1986
One of the more serious clinical forms of leishmaniasis occurs in espundia when the mucosae of the upper respiratory passages are inflamed. This complication is a metastasis from a skin lesion causedExpand
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Genetics of Insect Vectors of Disease
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[Comparative study of meglumine antimoniate, pentamidine isethionate and aminosidine sulfate in the treatment of primary skin lesions caused by Leishmania (Viannia) braziliensis].
With the aim of comparing the therapeutic efficacy, tolerability and toxicity of meglumine antimoniate, aminosidine sulphate and pentamidine isethionate, a field study was conducted on randomizedExpand
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Cell mediated immunity in American cutaneous and mucosal leishmaniasis.
Cellular immune responses were studied in 35 Brazilian patients with either active cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL), active mucosal leishmaniasis (ML), or healed cutaneous leishmaniasis. The mean age andExpand
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Pentavalent antimonials: old drugs for new diseases
Clinicians like myself feel a sense of pressure because things change so slowly for the patient in spite of the volume of current research. This is currently the case in the chemotherapy ofExpand
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Plants used in the treatment of leishmanial ulcers due to Leishmania (Viannia) braziliensis in an endemic area of Bahia, Brazil.
This paper records the plants used in the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis due to Leishmania (Viannia) braziliensis (L(V)b) among the rural population of a cocoa-producing coastal area of BahiaExpand
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Disseminated cutaneous leishmaniasis in a field clinic in Bahia, Brazil: a report of eight cases.
Eight Bahian patients with cutaneous leishmaniasis who had 20 or more ulcerative lesions of short duration are described. Of five identifications of isolated parasites, four were LeishmaniaExpand
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Mucosal leishmaniasis unresponsive to glucantime therapy successfully treated with AmBisome.
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Características epidemiológicas da leishmaniose tegumentar americana em uma região endêmica do Estado da Bahia: III. Fauna flebotomínica
The phlebotomine fauna is highly varied in tres Bracos, an endemic area american cutaneous leishmaniasis, situated in the cacao growing region in the southeast of Bahia State, brazil. Thirty speciesExpand
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Histopatologia da leishmaniose tegumentar por Leishmania braziliensis braziliensis: 1. Padrões histopatológicos e estudo evolutivo das lesões
The Authors describe the histopathological findings observed in biopsies from 378 cases of Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis, caused by Leishmania braziliensis braziliensis. All the patients lived in theExpand
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