Comparison of hematological aspects: Visceral leishmaniasis and healthy children

Bafghi, Ali Fattahi; Shahcheraghi, Seyed Hossein; Nematollahi, Sedigheh
July 2015
Tropical Parasitology;Jul2015, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p133
Academic Journal
The article presents a comparison of the hematological aspects of children with visceral leishmaniasis (VL) and healthy children. Topics include the symptoms of VL such as anemia, hepatosplenomegaly, and remittent fever, VL's causing agent called Leishmania infantum, and the systemic parasitic disease called Kala-azar. It also features a table on a comparison of hematimetric finding between children with VL and health children.


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