"Leishmania infantum" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A parasitic hemoflagellate of the subgenus Leishmania leishmania that infects man and animals and causes visceral leishmaniasis (LEISHMANIASIS, VISCERAL). Human infections are confined almost entirely to children. This parasite is commonly seen in dogs, other Canidae, and porcupines with humans considered only an accidental host. Transmission is by Phlebotomus sandflies.
- Leishmania infantum
- Leishmania infantums
- infantum, Leishmania
- infantums, Leishmania
- Leishmania (Leishmania) infantum
- Leishmania leishmania infantum
- Leishmania leishmania infantums
- infantum, Leishmania leishmania
- infantums, Leishmania leishmania
- leishmania infantum, Leishmania
- leishmania infantums, Leishmania
- Leishmania donovani chagasi
- Leishmania donovani chagasus
- chagasi, Leishmania donovani
- chagasus, Leishmania donovani
- donovani chagasi, Leishmania
- donovani chagasus, Leishmania
- Leishmania donovani infantum
- Leishmania donovani infantums
- donovani infantum, Leishmania
- donovani infantums, Leishmania
- infantum, Leishmania donovani
- infantums, Leishmania donovani
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Leishmania infantum".
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Leishmania infantum" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Leishmania infantum" was a major or minor topic of these publication.