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|Title:||TREATMENT OF CUTANEOUS LEISHMANIASIS IN A NONENDEMIC COUNTRY: A Case Series of Children in Australia.|
|Citation:||Copyright © 2021 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.|
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2021 Dec 28. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000003445.
|Abstract:||We describe 4 cases of cutaneous leishmaniasis in children in Australia. Treatment is challenging given lack of firm guidelines and limited access to conventional modalities used in endemic countries. Topical paromomycin or oral fluconazole were effective outpatient-based first-line treatments, however, topical paromomycin use was limited by expense to import or compound locally.|
|Click to open Pubmed Article:||https://www.ezpdhcs.nt.gov.au/login?url=https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/34966136|
|Journal title:||The Pediatric infectious disease journal|
|Appears in Collections:||(a) NT Health Research Collection|
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