Comparison of PCR results using scrape/exudate, syringe-sucked fluid and biopsy samples for diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Ecuador

T. Matsumoto, Y. Hashiguchi, E. A. Gomez, M. H. Calvopiña, S. Nonaka, H. Saya, T. Mimori

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)606-607
Number of pages2
JournalTransactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Volume93
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1999 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Cutaneous leishmaniasis
  • Diagnosis
  • Ecuador
  • Polymerase chain reaction
  • Scrape/exudate sample

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Infectious Diseases

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