Cutaneous leishmaniasis in Sanliurfa: epidemiologic and clinical features of the last four years (1997-2000)


Gurel M. S. , ULUKANLIGIL M., OZBILGE H.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, cilt.41, ss.32-37, 2002 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 41 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2002
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1046/j.0011-9059.2001.01396.x
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.32-37

Özet

Background Sanliurfa is located in south-east Anatolia, the region with the largest focus of anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) in Turkey. The present study was designed to determine the epidemiological and clinical patterns of cases of CL in the Sanliurfa area over a period of 4 years (1997-2000).