Vectors of cutaneous leishmaniasis in north-central Venezuela.

  title={Vectors of cutaneous leishmaniasis in north-central Venezuela.},
  author={M Dora Feliciangeli and Noris Rodr{\'i}guez and Alejandra Bravo and Fabiola Arias and Blanca Guzm{\'a}n},
  journal={Medical and veterinary entomology},
  volume={8 4},
An entomological survey was undertaken from January 1991 to February 1992 in El Ingenio, Miranda State, Venezuela, an endemic area of cutaneous leishmaniasis: prevalence of 10.7 cases per 100,000 inhabitants. A total of 4863 female sandflies (Phlebotominae) of fourteen species were collected in Shannon traps, then dissected and examined for leishmanial… CONTINUE READING