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What is the best treatment for leishmaniasis?

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Dr. Omega Edwards, m.d.
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree

In brief: Stigbogluconate

The treatment may vary depending on the location of the infection.
Discuss with your doctor.

In brief: Stigbogluconate

The treatment may vary depending on the location of the infection.
Discuss with your doctor.
Dr. Omega Edwards, m.d.
Dr. Omega Edwards, m.d.
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree

In brief: It depends

Are you asking about cutaneous, mucocutaneous or systemic leishmaniasis (kala-azar).
The treatments will differ depending on the species of leishmania, the clinical syndrome and the immunological status of the infected individual. The available medications differ with different geographic locations, as does the cost of some of these, which can be quite high.

In brief: It depends

Are you asking about cutaneous, mucocutaneous or systemic leishmaniasis (kala-azar).
The treatments will differ depending on the species of leishmania, the clinical syndrome and the immunological status of the infected individual. The available medications differ with different geographic locations, as does the cost of some of these, which can be quite high.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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