Disseminated Autochthonous Dermal Leishmaniasis Caused by Leishmania siamensis (PCM2 Trang) in a Patient from Central Thailand Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus.

@article{Supsrisunjai2017DisseminatedAD,
  title={Disseminated Autochthonous Dermal Leishmaniasis Caused by Leishmania siamensis (PCM2 Trang) in a Patient from Central Thailand Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus.},
  author={Chavalit Supsrisunjai and Tanawatt Kootiratrakarn and Pailin Puangpet and Thareena Bunnag and Prapaipit Chaowalit and Vesarat Wessagowit},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={2017},
  volume={96 5},
  pages={1160-1163}
}
AbstractSeveral case reports of autochthonous leishmaniasis in Thailand have been published since 1996. Most of the previous cases presented with visceral leishmaniasis (VL) and were mostly reported in southern part of Thailand. Recently, it has been evident that Leishmania martiniquensis is the main cause of Leishmania infection in Thailand. However, Leishmania siamensis (PCM2 Trang isolate) was found to be of a separate lineage with restricted distribution in southern Thailand and also a… CONTINUE READING