1825
Table of Contents > Health Dictionary > Leishmania tropica

Leishmania tropica

Species that is the causal agent of anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis; formerly endemic throughout the Mediterranean basin, the Middle East, parts of the Caucasus region and elsewhere in Asia, and also reported from western Africa; it is transmitted by Phlebotomus papatasi, P. sergenti, and related species of sandflies; small rodents such as various ground squirrels serve as reservoir hosts.
Healthy Living Marketplace
Wakunaga of America
Wakunaga of America
Renew Life
Now Solutions
Garden Of Life
Almased