Volume 84, Issue 5
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



Cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by is rarely encountered outside disease-endemic areas and there have been no clinical trials evaluating its pharmacotherapy. We describe the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by using liposomal amphothericin B in an immunocompromised traveler returning from Eritrea.


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  • Received : 20 Dec 2010
  • Accepted : 25 Jan 2011
  • Published online : 05 May 2011

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