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anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis


Definition: a form of Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis, usually with a prolonged incubation period and confined to urban areas.

Synonym(s): chronic cutaneous leishmaniasis, dry cutaneous leishmaniasis, urban cutaneous leishmaniasis

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