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Complexities of Assessing the Disease Burden Attributable to Leishmaniasis

  • Caryn Bern mail,

    Affiliation: Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

  • James H. Maguire,

    Affiliation: Harvard Medical School and Division of Infectious Disease, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

  • Jorge Alvar

    Affiliation: Department for the Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases (HTM/NTD/IDM), Leishmaniasis Control Program, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

  • Published: October 29, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000313

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