Which comorbidities should be addressed in the management of 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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Other important issues in the management of leishmaniasis are as follows:

  • Correction of malnutrition

  • Treatment of concurrent systemic illness (eg, HIV disease or tuberculosis)

  • Control of local infection

See Treatment and Medication for more detail.

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