What is the local therapy for cutaneous leishmaniasis?

Updated: Feb 18, 2020
  • Author: Craig G Stark, MD, FACP, FFTM, RCPS(Glasg), FISTM; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Local therapies for some forms of cutaneous leishmaniasis include the following:

  • Cryotherapy

  • Local heat therapy at 40-42°C


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