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Volume 77, Issue 3
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645

Abstract

Visceral leishmaniasis (VL), which is caused by the protozoa and transmitted by the bite of the female sand fly , is common in Bihar, India. Wilson disease is an autosomal recessive disorder of copper metabolism in which copper is deposited in the brain and liver. We report a case of an extremely uncommon combination of these diseases in a patient. Treatment options for such a combination of diseases are limited and difficult.

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  • Received : 06 Dec 2006
  • Accepted : 24 Apr 2007

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