Volume 25, Number 4—April 2019
Mucosal Leishmaniasis in Travelers with Leishmania braziliensis Complex Returning to Israel
|Sex ratio, M:F||105:23 (82% male)||16:1 (94% male)|
|Mean age, y||24.2||27.6|
|Infected in Bolivia||83/100 (83%)||17/17(100%)|
|>3 lesions||21/128 (16%)||5/17 (29%)|
|Lesion above waist||61/81 (75%)||9/17 (53%)|
|PCR positive||68/76 (89%)||15/17 (88%)|
*Differences between categories were not significant. CL, cutaneous leishmaniasis; ML, mucosal leishmaniasis.
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