Indian mucosal leishmaniasis due to Leishmania donovani infection.

  title={Indian mucosal leishmaniasis due to Leishmania donovani infection.},
  author={Gomathy Sethuraman and Vinod Kumar Sharma and Poonam Salotra},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  volume={358 3},
n engl j med 358;3 january 17, 2008 313 To the Editor: An alternative analysis of this case would be acute pancreatitis as the initial illness, which would account for the abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and elevated lipase. This could have caused dehydration and, in turn, renal-vein thrombosis, which is generally associated with marked proteinuria and D-dimer elevation. Acute renal failure with tubular necrosis could have followed. Computed tomography or magnetic resonance… CONTINUE READING