Leishmaniasis, Cutaneous

Known as: leishmaniasis cutaneous, Cutaneous Leishmaniasis, Cutaneous Leishmaniases 
An endemic disease that is characterized by the development of single or multiple localized lesions on exposed areas of skin that typically ulcerate… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Resistance to leishmaniasis in C57BL/6 mice depends on Th1/Tc1 cells. BALB/c mice preferentially develop Th2 immunity and succumb… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Nonhealing forms of leishmaniasis in humans are commonly associated with elevated levels of the deactivating cytokine IL-10, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Three PCR assays for diagnosing leishmaniasis were compared and validated against parasite cultures and microscopic evaluation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Recent circumstantial evidence suggests that an increasing number of Iranian patients with cutaneous leishmaniasis are… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The oral agent miltefosine has demonstrated a >95% cure rate in Indian visceral leishmaniasis. We performed a large, placebo… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Despite the fact that Leishmania are transmitted exclusively by sand flies, none of the experimental models of leishmaniasis have… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We have developed a model of cutaneous leishmaniasis due to Leishmania major that seeks to mimic the natural conditions of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Resistance to Leishmania major in mice is associated with the appearance of distinct T helper type 1 (Th1) and Th2 subsets. T… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
A five-year prospective study of cutaneous leishmaniasis in an endemic area of Brazil revealed an annual incidence of disease of… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Cellular immune responses were studied in 35 Brazilian patients with either active cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL), active mucosal… (More)
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