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Research Article

Dynamics of Parasite Clearance in Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Patients Treated with Miltefosine

  • Thomas P. C. Dorlo mail,

    t.p.dorlo@amc.nl

    Affiliations: Division of Infectious Diseases, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Slotervaart Hospital/The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Pieter P. A. M. van Thiel,

    Affiliation: Division of Infectious Diseases, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Gerard J. Schoone,

    Affiliation: Parasitology Unit, KIT Biomedical Research, Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Ymkje Stienstra,

    Affiliation: Division of Infectious Diseases, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

    Current address: Division of Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

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  • Michèle van Vugt,

    Affiliation: Division of Infectious Diseases, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Jos H. Beijnen,

    Affiliation: Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Slotervaart Hospital/The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Peter J. de Vries

    Affiliation: Division of Infectious Diseases, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Published: December 13, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001436

About the Authors

Thomas P. C. Dorlo, Pieter P. A. M. van Thiel, Ymkje Stienstra, Michèle van Vugt, Peter J. de Vries
Division of Infectious Diseases, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Thomas P. C. Dorlo, Jos H. Beijnen
Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Slotervaart Hospital/The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Gerard J. Schoone
Parasitology Unit, KIT Biomedical Research, Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

Email: t.p.dorlo@amc.nl

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PJdV TPCD. Performed the experiments: PPAMvT GJS YS MvV. Analyzed the data: TPCD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JHB. Wrote the paper: TPCD PPAMvT PJdV.