|Leishmaniasis strain in Iraq outbreak identified|
Added: 22.06.2018 16:54 | 2 views | 0 comments
In the hot, dry border region between northern and central Iraq, Leishmania parasite infections are so common that they've been dubbed 'Baghdad sores.' Now, for the first time, researchers have studied the prevalence of different Leishmania species and strains in the region. Most cases of leishmaniasis in Iraq match an Iranian strain.