Childhood leishmaniasis: report of 106 cases.

@article{Kharfi2004ChildhoodLR,
  title={Childhood leishmaniasis: report of 106 cases.},
  author={Monia Kharfi and Rym Benmously and Nadia El fekih and Meriem Daoud and Zohra Fitouri and Inçaf Mokhtar and Sa{\"i}da Ben Becher and Mohamed Ridha Kamoun},
  journal={Dermatology online journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={6}
}
In Tunisia there are three epidemic clinical forms of cutaneous leishmaniasis. They are associated with three different species of Leishmania and are observed in different geographical areas. We undertook a single-center retrospective analysis of childhood leishmaniasis in order to describe epidemio-clinical profile, therapeutic characteristics and clinical outcomes of affected patients. The study comprises 166 children with 132 lesions of cutaneous leishmaniasis. The subjects ages range from 5… CONTINUE READING

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