Leishmaniasis in Turkey: First clinical isolation of Leishmania major from 18 autochthonous cases of cutaneous leishmaniasis in four geographical regions

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ÖZBİLGİN A., Culha G., UZUN S., HARMAN M., Topal S. G. , Okudan F., ...More

Tropical Medicine and International Health, vol.21, no.6, pp.783-791, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/tmi.12698
  • Title of Journal : Tropical Medicine and International Health
  • Page Numbers: pp.783-791


ObjectiveTo report isolation of Leishmaniamajor strains obtained from 18 Turkish autochthonous cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) patients infected with L.major between 2011 and 2014.