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Leishmaniasis, Diffuse Cutaneous

"Leishmaniasis, Diffuse Cutaneous" 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.

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A form of LEISHMANIASIS, CUTANEOUS caused by Leishmania aethiopica in Ethiopia and Kenya, L. pifanoi in Venezuela, L. braziliensis in South America, and L. mexicana in Central America. This disease is characterized by massive dissemination of skin lesions without visceral involvement.

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