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*  Leishmaniasis - Wikipedia
Visceral leishmaniasis or kala-azar ('black fever') is the most serious form, and is potentially fatal if untreated. Other ... The visceral form of leishmaniasis has an estimated incidence of 500,000 new cases. More than 90% of the world's cases of ... The disease can present in three main ways: cutaneous, mucocutaneous, or visceral leishmaniasis. The cutaneous form presents ... Diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis produces widespread skin lesions which resemble leprosy, and may not heal on its own. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leishmaniasis
*  Flagellates | Clinical Medicine | Immunology
Chiclero's ulcer Espundla mucocutaneous leishmaniasis Kala azar or visceral leishmaniasis Phlebotomous fly ( sand fly ) ... Oriental sore/old world leishmaniasis Phlebotomous fly ( sand fly ) ... Ulceration of the skin leaving ugly scar Resembles lepromatous leprosy Metastatic ulceration of oropharynx, pharyngeal mucosa- ... leprosy like tissue destruction and swelling ( tapir nose ) Fever, malaise, weight and appetite loss Ski darkening, ...
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*  Leishmaniasis, visceral | definition of Leishmaniasis, visceral by Medical dictionary
What is Leishmaniasis, visceral? Meaning of Leishmaniasis, visceral medical term. What does Leishmaniasis, visceral mean? ... visceral in the Medical Dictionary? Leishmaniasis, visceral explanation free. ... One type of leishmaniasis, kala azar, causes visceral infection and involves the mononuclear phagocytic system, causing ... American leishmaniasis. Mucocutaneous leishmaniasis.. cutaneous leishmaniasis. An ulcerating, chronic, nodular skin lesion ...
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*  Black sickness | definition of black sickness by Medical dictionary
One type of leishmaniasis, kala azar, causes visceral infection and involves the mononuclear phagocytic system, causing ... American leishmaniasis. Mucocutaneous leishmaniasis.. cutaneous leishmaniasis. An ulcerating, chronic, nodular skin lesion ... It has been divided into Old World and New World forms, and the Old World form is subdivided into urban and rural types. The ... in which the lesions resemble those of nodular leprosy or of keloid. Pentavalent antimonial compounds are useful in some forms ...
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*  American leishmaniasis | definition of American leishmaniasis by Medical dictionary
What is American leishmaniasis? Meaning of American leishmaniasis medical term. What does American leishmaniasis mean? ... Looking for online definition of American leishmaniasis in the Medical Dictionary? American leishmaniasis explanation free. ... kala-azar. *Leishmania braziliensis. *leishmaniasis. *leishmaniasis recidivans. *mucocutaneous leishmaniasis. *New World ... One type of leishmaniasis, kala azar, causes visceral infection and involves the mononuclear phagocytic system, causing ...
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*  Leishmaniasis: the flesh-eating, dog-culling war plague
... leishmaniasis is a significant health concern and a sinister societal menace in many parts of the world. ... Visceral leishmaniasis (VL): also known as kala-azar (black fever), the symptoms include fever, weight loss, anemia and ... Mucocutaneous leishmaniasis (ML): ML is the rarest of the three types. If left unchecked, it can completely destroy the mucosal ... The "diffuse" version of CL produces lesions across the entire body that resemble leprosy. Two thirds of new cases occur in ...
  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/305113.php
*  leishmaniasis facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about leishmaniasis
Make research projects and school reports about leishmaniasis easy with credible articles from our FREE, online encyclopedia ... and visceral (VIH-suh-rul) leishmaniasis (also known as systemic leishmaniasis or kala azar) damages internal organs, such as ... The characteristic lesions resemble those of the dread biblical disease, leprosy. Mucocutaneous leishmaniasis This form of ... and a hypo-immune response results in visceral and diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis. In Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis, the ...
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/diseases-and-conditions/pathology/leishmaniasis
*  Neglected tropical diseases - Wikipedia
The three forms of leishmaniasis are visceral (Kala-azar), cutaneous, and mucocutaneous. There are an estimated 12 million ... "Neglected tropical diseases". World Health Organization. Retrieved 24 November 2015. "World Health Organization". World Health ... "Leprosy Today". Retrieved 16 March 2014. "Leprosy: the disease". Retrieved 16 March 2014. "Leprosy". "Epidemiology". Retrieved ... leprosy, lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis, trachoma, sleeping sickness, visceral leishmaniasis, and canine rabies within ...
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*  Archaic Medical Terms English List L
Old World Leishmaniasis. Cutaneous Leishmaniasis. Visceral Leishmaniasis. In visceral leishmaniasis, also known as kala azar (a ... Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis. In mucocutaneous leishmaniasis, also known as American leishmaniasis, Chiclero ulcer, espundia, ... White Leprosy. An affection characterized by white patches, surrounded by a rose colored areola, which appears here and there ... Three major types of leishmaniasis occur in humans - cutaneous, mucocutaneous, and visceral. [HyperBiology]. ...
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*  Biskra button | definition of Biskra button by Medical dictionary
American leishmaniasis forms of cutaneous leishmaniasis and visceral leishmaniasis found in the Americas. ... Called also kala-azar.. Symptoms. Symptoms are usually vague, resembling those of incipient pulmonary tuberculosis; the disease ... See: zoonotic cutaneous leishmaniasis. Synonym(s): Old World leishmaniasis, tropical sore. cutaneous leishmaniasis. Infection ... mucocutaneous leishmaniasis a disease endemic in South and Central America caused by Leishmania viannia, marked by ulceration ...
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*  Cutaneous leishmaniasis in a severely immunocompromised HIV patient in Kumbo, Northwest region of Cameroon: case report | BMC...
... the other three being visceral leishmaniasis (VL) or (Kala-azar), mucocutaneous leishmaniasis and diffuse mucocutaneous ... have been documented in several countries in the world with most reporting on the association between visceral leishmaniasis ( ... lesions was negative for KOH while absence of hypoesthesia and a negative biopsy for AFB helped to exclude lepromatous leprosy ... mucocutaneous leishmaniasis (ML), and visceral leishmaniasis (VL) [10]. The disease is endemic in 88 countries of southern ...
  https://0-bmcresnotes-biomedcentral-com.brum.beds.ac.uk/articles/10.1186/s13104-017-2751-1
*  Cutaneous leishmaniasis
... disseminated leishmaniasis, diffuse leishmaniasis, or lesihmaniasis recidivans. In addition, post-kala-azar-leishmaniasis (PKDL ... "Interventions for American cutaneous and mucocutaneous leishmaniasis (Review)". Cochrane Database Syst Rev. vol. 2. 2009. pp. ... Gonzalez, U, Pinart, M, Reveiz, L, Alvar, J. "Interventions for Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis (Review)". Cochrane Database ... Numerous Leishmania species are responsible for disease and may cause either visceral leishmaniasis (VL) or cutaneous ...
  https://www.neurologyadvisor.com/dermatology/cutaneous-leishmaniasis/article/592758/
*  Frontiers | Natural Mosquito-Pathogen Hybrid IgG4 Antibodies in Vector-Borne Diseases: A Hypothesis | Immunology
... post Kala-Azar dermal leishmaniasis; SP, salivary protein; VL, visceral leishmaniasis.. References. 1. Fauci AS. Infectious ... Leishmaniasis is a group of parasitic diseases [cutaneous, mucocutaneous and visceral leishmaniasis (VL)] caused by parasites ... Leishmaniasis is transmitted by Phlebotomus spp. (Old World) and Lutzomyia spp. (New World) sandflies (95, 96). Cutaneous ... Differing antibody IgG isotypes in the polar forms of leprosy and cutaneous leishmaniasis characterized by antigen-specific T ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fimmu.2016.00380/full
*  Co-infection of tuberculosis and parasitic diseases in humans: a systematic review | Parasites & Vectors | Full Text
Post-kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis. Female. 25 years. Positive. On treatment for leprosy and PTB for the past 2 months ... World Health Organization: World malaria report: 2010. 2010, Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization PressView Article ... Das VN, Pandey K, Kumar N, Hassan SM, Bimal S, Lal CS, Siddiqui NA, Bhattacharya SK: Visceral leishmaniasis and tuberculosis in ... Das VN, Pandey K, Verma N, Bimal S, Lal CS, Singh D, Das P: Post-kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis (PKDL), HIV and pulmonary ...
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*  Leishmania species
"Therapeutic options for old world cutaneous leishmaniasis and new world cutaneous and mucocutaneous leishmaniasis". Drugs. vol ... Post kala azar dermal leishmaniasis is characterized by chronic skin lesions (plaques or nodules) after clinical response to ... Visceral Leishmaniasis is most commonly caused by L. donovani and L. infantum and may be mild or subclinical, but there are two ... leprosy, sarcoidosis, discoid lupus, and neoplasms. ... Kala azar in pregnancy can cause congenital leishmaniasis or ...
  https://www.thecardiologyadvisor.com/infectious-diseases/leishmania-species/article/610383/
*  The AMEDEO Literature Guide
"Kala-Azar is a Dishonest Disease": Community Perspectives on Access Barriers to Visceral Leishmaniasis (Kala-Azar) Diagnosis ... Case Report: Old World Mucosal Leishmaniasis: Report of Five Imported Cases to the Hospital for Tropical Diseases, London, ... Leprosy Associated with Atypical Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in Nicaragua and Honduras.. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017;97:1103-1110.. ... Regulatory T-Cell Dynamics in Cutaneous and Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis due to Leishmania braziliensis.. Am J Trop Med Hyg. ...
  https://amedeo.com/medicine/pad/amjtrmh.htm
*  List of cutaneous conditions - Wikipedia
Visceral leishmaniasis (dumdum fever, kala-azar) Visceral schistosomiasis (bilharziasis) Viscerotropic leishmaniasis Wheat ... Mal morando Millipede burn Mosquito bite Mucocutaneous leishmaniasis (espundia, leishmaniasis americana) Myiasis Nairobi fly ... Histoid leprosy Lepromatous leprosy Leprosy (Hansen's disease) Lichen scrofulosorum (tuberculosis cutis lichenoides) Lupus ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Vardiman JW (March 2010). "The World Health Organization (WHO) classification of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_cutaneous_conditions
*  Ag-Therapy: Doctor's Desk Reference
LEISHMANIASIS: see Kala-Azar LENTIGO, MALIGNA Invive - 1 TBL b.i.d. Ag-Cream - topically b.i.d. LEPROSY Invive - 1 TBL b.i.d. ... LEISHMANIASIS Reticuloendo- Leishmania Sandfly VISCERAL thelial cells donovani (Phlebotomus (kala-azar) and plasma argentipes) ... MUCOCUTANEOUS LYMPH NODE SYNDROME Invive - 1 TBL per day for 24 days then 1 tsp per day for 24 days MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS (usually ... the world. Penicillin is the treatment of choice for all types and stages. If patient is allergic to Penicillin oxytetracycline ...
  http://www.xpressnet.com/bhealthy/Ag-therapy.html
*  ASMscience | Sequelae and Long-Term C
... with special emphasis on the long-term evolution of visceral leishmaniasis (VL) of immunosuppressed patients, post-kala-azar ... and mucosal involvement of mucocutaneous leishmaniasis (MCL) and their disfiguring involvement and further sequelae. Treatment ... Chapter 8 : Mycobacteria: Leprosy, a Battle Turned; Tuberculosis, a Battle Raging; Paratuberculosis, a Battle Ignored * Authors ... H. pylori infections are extremely common, and approximately half the world's population have the bacteria in their stomachs. ...
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*  Books by Subject - Lane Medical Library - Stanford University School of Medicine
Visceral (VL), Cutaneous (CL) and Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis (ML). The morphology and life cycles of the various species will ... 4. PKDL and its implications in eliminating Kala-azar -- pt. 5. New challenges confronting Kala azar elimination programme and ... The natural world with a large number of terrestrial and marine plants and lower organisms is a great source of bioactive ... Global efforts to control "hidden" diseases, such as dracunculiasis (guinea-worm disease), leprosy, schistosomiasis, lymphatic ...
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*  Protozoan parasites
Leishmaniasisvisceral leishmaniasis( Kala-azar) ... Leishmania donovani  cutaneous leishmaniasis .......... Leishmania ... Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis Metastatic spread to the oronasal and pharyngeal mucosa (ESPUNDIA) = highly disfiguring leprosy ... of world population is infected  prevalence of infection in the U.S. is 1 - 2 %  asymptomatic individuals are chronic ... tropica Leishmania brazilienses Visceral Leishmanisis or KALAAZAR Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis or ...
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*  TRAP-14 AS A THERAPEUTIC AGENT - Patent application
... leishmaniasis, Kala-azar (Kala-azar, Leishmania Infection), lice (body lice, head lice, pubic lice), Lyme disease, malaria, ... Visceral leishmaniasis, Vernal keratoconjunctivitis, UV-A and visible light-induced photosensitivity disorders (chronic actinic ... Leprosy, Leptospirosis, Leri pleonosteosis, Leri-Weill syndrome, Lesch-Nyhan syndrome, Lethal arthrogryposis with anterior horn ... and mortality throughout the world and a significant cause of illness and death among people with immune-deficiency associated ...
  http://www.patentsencyclopedia.com/app/20100210559
*  Medical Microbiology Lecture Notes Study Material Online
Localized Cutaneous Leishmaniasis. -:- Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis. -:- Disseminated Visceral Leishmaniasis ( Kala Azar ). -:- ... Leprosy. -:- Leprosy : Clinical Aspects. -:- Mycobacteria Causing Tuberculosis-Like Diseases. -:- Mycobacterial Soft Tissue ... The Infectious Agents : The Microbial World. -:- Infectious Disease. -:- Clinical Aspects of Infectious Disease. Diseases ...
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*  Functional genomics of the A600 locus in Leishmania mexicana - UBC Library Open Collections
... welcome to the world of UBC Library, the second-largest academic research library in Canada. ... Visceral leishmaniasis, or kala-azar disease, involves infection of the liver, spleen, and bone marrow resulting in ... Mucocutaneous causes massive inflammation in mucosal tissues of the nose and mouth, (e) Visceral leishmaniasis results from ... which is well conserved in Old and New World Leishmania species that cause both cutaneous and visceral leishmaniasis in the ...
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