Visceral leishmaniasis in Afghanistan

Leslie, Toby; Saleheen, Sarah; Sami, Mohammad; Mayan, Ismail; Mahboob, Najibullah; Fiekert, Kathy; Lenglet, Annick; Ord, Rosalynn; Reithinger, Richard
August 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/1/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 3, p245
Academic Journal
Presents information on visceral leishmaniasis in Afghanistan after the fall of the Taliban in 2002. Epidemiology; Information on various clinical management, such as pentavalent antimony therapy and therapeutic approaches that include miltefosine; Strategies to prevent and control visceral leishmaniasis.


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