Animal reservoirs and potential vectors of Leishmania siamensis in southern Thailand.

@article{Chusri2014AnimalRA,
  title={Animal reservoirs and potential vectors of Leishmania siamensis in southern Thailand.},
  author={Sarunyou Chusri and Suwich Thammapalo and Khachornsakdi Silpapojakul and Padet Siriyasatien},
  journal={The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health},
  year={2014},
  volume={45 1},
  pages={13-9}
}
Leishmania siamensis is newly described as the causative pathogen of autochthonous leishmaniasis in Thailand. Potential vectors and animal reservoirs of L. siamensis are not thoroughly studied. An environmental survey was carried out in the affected area in two provinces in southern Thailand: Songkhla and Nakhon Si Thammarat. Ninety-nine villagers, 378… CONTINUE READING