Volume 88, Issue 4
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



Conventional understanding suggests that simultaneous infection with more than one species of is unlikely. In Peru, co-infections are clinically relevant because causative species dictates prognosis, treatment response, and follow-up. We describe a case of () and () co-infection in a Peruvian patient with cutaneous leishmaniasis.


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  • Received : 21 Sep 2012
  • Accepted : 29 Dec 2012
  • Published online : 03 Apr 2013

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