Aircraft and Risk of Importing a New Vector of Visceral Leishmaniasis

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Death is the usual outcome when infection is not treated. The majority of infections are caused by the protozoan Leishmania donovani , restricted to India and eastern Africa, but the most widespread are caused by L. infantum , found from People's Republic of China to the New World, where it infects humans, dogs, and wild canids.

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