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Volume 79, Issue 3
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645

Abstract

We report a case visceral leishmaniasis with disseminated cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by in southern Iran. Typing of this parasite was performed by a species-specific polymerase chain reaction and isoenzyme electrophoresis.

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  • Received : 17 Jan 2008
  • Accepted : 01 Apr 2008

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