[Human leishmaniases in Morocco: a nosogeographical diversity].

  title={[Human leishmaniases in Morocco: a nosogeographical diversity].},
  author={Mohamed Rhajaoui},
  volume={59 4},
Leishmaniases in Morocco are endemic diseases. Three forms of leishmaniasis are reported, visceral leishmaniasis, cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania tropica and cutaneous lesions due to Leishmania major. Leishmania infantum, a common parasite inducing visceral leishmaniasis, was observed thereafter in cutaneous lesions. The first case of cutaneous leishmaniasis due to L. tropica was isolated since 1987. But, this parasite was shown to be more polymorphic with almost 8 zymodemes… CONTINUE READING
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