Blake Medical Center
leishmania, vector-borne diseases, sandflies, skin lesions, Psychodidae, pathogenic organisms, tropical diseases
Diagnosis | Internal Medicine | Parasitic Diseases
Leishmaniasis, a vector-borne infection transmitted by sandflies, is endemic throughout the Mediterranean basin and the tropics. We present a case diagnosed in Florida after overseas travel.
Publisher or Conference
American College of Physicians Florida Chapter
Al-Obaydi S, Dabage N, DeMaio J. Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in a Traveler: A Case Report. Poster presented at: Florida Chapter of American College of Physicians; September 20-22, 2019; Ft. Lauderdale, FL.