Cellular analysis of cutaneous leishmaniasis lymphadenopathy: insights into the early phases of human disease.

@article{Bomfim2007CellularAO,
  title={Cellular analysis of cutaneous leishmaniasis lymphadenopathy: insights into the early phases of human disease.},
  author={G Facchioli Bomfim and Bruno Bezerril Andrade and Silvane Santos and Jorge Clar{\^e}ncio and Manoel Barral-Netto and Aldina Barral},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={2007},
  volume={77 5},
  pages={854-9}
}
Lymphadenopathy is an early clinical sign in cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL), caused by Viannia parasites, and may help to understand the initial host response to these species of Leishmania. We report on characteristics of cells obtained from lymph nodes from cutaneous leishmaniasis patients with lymphadenopathy without ulceration (early phase, N = 21) or… CONTINUE READING