A N Outbreak of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis among Soldiers

  • Silveira F T, Ishikawa Ea Y, De Souza, Aaa, Lainson
  • Published 2014


Eight cases of cutaneous leishmaniasis are recorded among soldiers of the Brazilian Forest Infantry stationed in Belem, State of Para, north of Brazil. The infections, all acquired during manoeuvres in nearby degraded primary forest, are attributed to a new member of the subgenus Viannia, Leishmania (V.) lindenbergi n, sp. A further infection by this… (More)


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@inproceedings{T2014ANO, title={A N Outbreak of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis among Soldiers}, author={Silveira F T and Ishikawa Ea Y and De Souza and Aaa and Lainson}, year={2014} }