URMC Research Network

Find People
Last Name
More Search Options

Leishmaniasis, Mucocutaneous

"Leishmaniasis, Mucocutaneous" 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.

MeSH information
A disease characterized by the chronic, progressive spread of lesions from New World cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by species of the L. braziliensis complex to the nasal, pharyngeal, and buccal mucosa some time after the appearance of the initial cutaneous lesion. Nasal obstruction and epistaxis are frequent presenting symptoms.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Leishmaniasis, Mucocutaneous" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Leishmaniasis, Mucocutaneous" was a major or minor topic of these publication.