John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Erysipeloid leishmaniasis: an unusual clinical presentation Volume 9, numéro 6, September 1999

Department of Dermatology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.
  • Page(s) : 458-9
  • Année de parution : 1999

Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis is primarily caused by Leishmania tropica and Leishmania major. The classical presentation and course of this disease is the appearance of papules which progress to ulcers and then spontaneously heal with scarring over months to years. However, many other clinical forms have been reported and include the nodular, hyperkeratotic, eczematoid, sporotrichoid, zosteriform, warty, impetiginized [...]