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anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Medicine

anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis

(ăn′thrə-pə-nŏtĭk)
n.
  1. A form of cutaneous leishmaniasis occurring in urban areas in western and central Asia and characterized by a painless, chronic, dry ulceration that develops from two to eight months after the bite from the transmitting sandfly bite and heals in about a year, often leaving a scar.
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