Natural infection of Phlebotomus argentipes with Leishmania and other trypanosomatids in a visceral leishmaniasis endemic region of Nepal

NR Bhattarai, ML Das, S Rijal, G Van der Auwera, A Picado, B Khanal, L Roy, N Speybroeck, D Berkvens, CR Davies, M Coosemans, M Boelaert, JC Dujardin

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalTransactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
    Issue number11
    Pages (from-to)1087-1092
    Number of pages6
    Publication statusPublished - 2009


    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Protozoal diseases
    • Leishmaniasis
    • Visceral
    • Kala azar
    • Eco-epidemiology
    • Sandflies
    • Phlebotomus argentipes
    • Incidence
    • Infection rates
    • PCR
    • Ribosomal DNA
    • Nepal
    • Asia-South

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