Predominance of Leishmania major and rare occurrence of Leishmania tropica with haplotype variability at the center of Iran.

Citation data:

The Brazilian journal of infectious diseases : an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases, ISSN: 1678-4391, Vol: 22, Issue: 4, Page: 278-287

Publication Year:
2018

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PMID:
30114384
DOI:
10.1016/j.bjid.2018.07.005
Author(s):
Zahirnia, Amir Hossein; Bordbar, Ali; Ebrahimi, Sahar; Spotin, Adel; Mohammadi, Somayeh; Ghafari, Seyedeh Maryam; Ahmadvand, Setareh; Jabbari, Negar; Esmaeili Rastaghi, Ahmad Reza; Parvizi, Parviz
Publisher(s):
Elsevier BV; Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases
Tags:
Medicine
article description
Leishmania major is a causative agent of zoonotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in the center of Iran, Abarkouh district. Molecular characterization and precise incrimination of Leishmania species was carried out to perform controlling measurements and to design treatment programs for zoonotic cutaneous leishmaniasis.