The current status of phlebotomine sandflies (Diptera: Psychodidae) in Tunisia and their role on Leishmania transmission: A review

In Tunisia, the epidemiological situation of leishmaniasis is characterized by the coexistence in a rather circumscribed territory (165000 km2, including the Sahara) of 4 forms of leishmaniasis caused by 3 species: Leishmania infantum, Leishmania major and Leishmania tropica (L. tropica) (synonymou...

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Main Authors: Ahmed Tabbabi, Sajida Sboui, Jabeur Daaboub
Format: Article
Published: Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease Editorial Office 2017-11-01
Series:Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease
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