[Visceral leishmaniasis after a holiday in Malta]

Ugeskr Laeger. 1993 Sep 27;155(39):3133-4.
[Article in Danish]


A case of visceral leishmaniasis in a 39-year-old woman is presented. It is the first case in Denmark, in an otherwise healthy person. The patient was infected on a short holiday in Malta.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Denmark / epidemiology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Leishmaniasis, Visceral* / diagnosis
  • Leishmaniasis, Visceral* / drug therapy
  • Leishmaniasis, Visceral* / immunology
  • Malta
  • Travel