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Leishmania donovani

"Leishmania donovani" 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 parasitic hemoflagellate of the subgenus Leishmania leishmania that infects man and animals and causes visceral leishmaniasis (LEISHMANIASIS, VISCERAL). The sandfly genera Phlebotomus and Lutzomyia are the vectors.

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