Seroepidemiological Studies of Visceral Leishmaniasis in Iraq


Visceral leishmaniasis (VL) is a vector borne disease caused by a protozoan of Leishmania donvani complex. After malaria VL is the second-largest parasitic killer in the world. A prospective study was done on patients with VL attending to Al-Karamah Teaching Hospital and Health Centers in different parts of Iraq, during the period from June 2012 to May 2013… (More)

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