Cutaneous leishmaniasis in Texas: report of a case and review of the literature.

  • B B Furner
  • Published 1990 in Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

Abstract

Cutaneous leishmaniasis is endemic in south central Texas. There have been at least eight cases, four of which have been reported since 1980. An additional case of cutaneous leishmaniasis is reported in a 56-year-old woman from Sandia, Texas. The diagnosis was confirmed by culture of Leishmania mexicana var. mexicana.

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@article{Furner1990CutaneousLI, title={Cutaneous leishmaniasis in Texas: report of a case and review of the literature.}, author={B B Furner}, journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology}, year={1990}, volume={23 2 Pt 2}, pages={368-71} }