Epidemiological status of leishmaniasis in the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1983-2012.

@article{Shirzadi2015EpidemiologicalSO,
  title={Epidemiological status of leishmaniasis in the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1983-2012.},
  author={Mohammad Reza Shirzadi and S B Esfahania and M Mohebalia and M R Y Ershadia and F Gharachorlo and M R Razavia and Jos{\'e} Antonio Ruiz Postigo},
  journal={Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue de sante de la Mediterranee orientale = al-Majallah al-sihhiyah li-sharq al-mutawassit},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 10},
  pages={736-42}
}
Leishmaniasis has a long history in the Islamic Republic of Iran. This study aimed to show the trend in leishmaniasis incidence from 1983 to 2012 and to describe the epidemiological characteristics in 2012. In a retrospective cross-sectional study, data were extracted from th%e national leishmaniasis surveillance system for the 3 clinical types-cutaneous (zoonotic and anthroponotic) and visceral (zoonotic). The average annual number of cutaneous leishmaniasis cases was 18 884 (average annual… CONTINUE READING
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The incidences of cutaneous and zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis have decreased in recent years , which coincides with national leishmaniasis control efforts .
The incidences of cutaneous and zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis have decreased in recent years , which coincides with national leishmaniasis control efforts .
The incidences of cutaneous and zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis have decreased in recent years , which coincides with national leishmaniasis control efforts .
The incidences of cutaneous and zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis have decreased in recent years , which coincides with national leishmaniasis control efforts .
The incidences of cutaneous and zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis have decreased in recent years , which coincides with national leishmaniasis control efforts .
The incidences of cutaneous and zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis have decreased in recent years , which coincides with national leishmaniasis control efforts .
The incidences of cutaneous and zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis have decreased in recent years , which coincides with national leishmaniasis control efforts .
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