Visceral leishmaniasis in an HIV-infected patient

Miguel G. Madariaga, Shane K. Kohl, Richard Starlin, Philip W. Smith, William W. West

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Coinfection with visceral leishmaniasis and HIV is an emergent problem in several countries around the world, particularly in Africa, the Indian subcontinent, and the Mediterranean basin. We describe a case of leishmaniasis in a US immigrant infected with HIV who presented with the classic picture of febrile visceral leishmaniasis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)119-122
Number of pages4
JournalInfectious Diseases in Clinical Practice
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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