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A cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania tropica and characterized by a partially healing lesion, intense granuloma production, and development of lesions that produce granulomatous tissue that does not heal sometimes for many years.lupoid leishmaniasis
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It is commonly known as "Kala-azar," or "dum-dum" fever, and more technically as tropical leishmaniasis.Handbook of Medical Entomology|William Albert Riley