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Diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis

Known as: Leishmaniasis, Diffuse Cutaneous [Disease/Finding], Diffuse Cutaneous Leishmaniases, Leishmaniases, Diffuse Cutaneous 
A form of LEISHMANIASIS, CUTANEOUS caused by Leishmania aethiopica in Ethiopia and Kenya, L. pifanoi in Venezuela, L. braziliensis in South America… 
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Review
2015
Review
2015
The diagnosis of leishmaniasis can be challenging because it mimics both infectious and malignant conditions. A misdiagnosis may… 
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Summary  Background  Diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis (DCL), although rare, is profoundly incapacitating. At present there is no… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
The wide variety of Leishmania species responsible for human American cutaneous leishmaniasis combined with the immune mechanisms… 
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Review
2000
Review
2000
This paper reviews the current knowledge of leishmaniasis epidemiology in Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia. In all… 
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The abundance of macrophages in localized cutaneous leishmaniasis (LCL) and diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis (DCL) lesions and… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The lymphokine profiles were determined in the skin lesions of the three distinct clinical forms of American cutaneous… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Traditionally, the mainstay of visceral and diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis therapy has been pentavalent antimony, with… 
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Abstract Diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis, with its characteristic diffusion of lesions, great abundance of parasites, anergy to… 
Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
  • A. Bryceson
  • Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical…
  • 1970
  • Corpus ID: 112702
Abstract The treatment of 33 cases of diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis in Ethiopia is presented. Pentamidine isethionate and… 
Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
  • A. Bryceson
  • Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical…
  • 1969
  • Corpus ID: 10548131
Abstract The clinical and histological features of 33 cases of diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis (DCL) seen in Ethiopia are…