TITLE

Allopurinol in the treatment of American cutaneous leishmaniasis

AUTHOR(S)
Martinez, S.; Marr, J.J.
PUB. DATE
March 1992
SOURCE
New England Journal of Medicine;3/12/92, Vol. 326 Issue 11, p741
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an open-label, randomized clinical trial of the efficacy of the combination of allopurinol and meglumine antimoniate as compared with meglumine antimoniate alone in patients with cutaneous leishmaniasis. Methods; Results; Discussion; Pentavalent antimony as the generally accepted treatment for leishmaniasis; Toxicity and expense of pentavalent antimonial compounds; More.
ACCESSION #
9203302299

 

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