La Leishmaniosis
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IN724

How to Cite

Rey, Jorge R. 2007. “La Leishmaniosis: ENY-738S/IN724, 6/2007”. EDIS 2007 (17). Gainesville, FL. https://doi.org/10.32473/edis-in724-2007.

Abstract

ENY-738S, a 5-page illustrated fact sheet by Jorge R. Rey, is the Spanish language version of ENY-738: Leishmaniasis. It describes this disease caused by parasitic protozoans transmitted to humans by sandflies. Includes description of the parasite, forms and symptoms, distribution, treatment, coinfection with HIV/AIDS and references. Published by the UF Department of Entomology and Nematology, June 2007.

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