American cutaneous leishmaniasis in U.S. travelers.
To characterize the exposures and practices of U.S. travelers who acquired cutaneous leishmaniasis in the Americas and to highlight problems they encountered in seeking medical care from U.S. physicians.
A retrospective review of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Drug Service records and a telephone survey of patients.
Fifty-nine civilian U.S. travelers with American cutaneous leishmaniasis for whom the Drug Service released sodium stibogluconate between 1 January 1985 and 30 April 1990; 58 travelers (98%) were interviewed.
Mots-clés Pascal : Peau pathologie, Infection, Epidémiologie, Homme, Leishmaniose, Protozoose, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Skin disease, Infection, Epidemiology, Human, Leishmaniasis, Protozoal disease, United States, North America, America
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Code Inist : 002B05E02B3. Création : 199406.