Leishmaniasis boil

Leishmaniasis boil

A typical boil caused by leishmaniasis. These can spread across the body if left untreated. A form of the disease called mucosal leishmaniasis can viciously infect tissues in the lips and nose, even partially removing them. Credit: Parasitology department of the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais in collaboration with Georgia Tech

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology, Nanotechnology and Nanoscience
Keywords
Leishmaniasis, skin boil, Leishmania, mucosal Leishmaniasis, cutaneous
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Sep 7, 2017 - 5:37pm
  • Last Updated: Sep 8, 2017 - 4:27pm