- Efficacy of cryotherapy and intralesional pentostam in treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasisM S Gurei
Department of Dermatology, Medical School, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
J Egypt Soc Parasitol 30:169-76. 2000..They showed no severe side effects and no significant changes in laboratory values. It is suggested that cryotherapy is an alternative to intralesional pentostam injection...
- Effects of antimonial therapy on serum zinc, copper and iron concentrations in patients with cutaneous Leishmaniasis in TurkeyA Kocyigit
Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
J Egypt Soc Parasitol 28:133-42. 1998..322, p < 0.05). The findings showed that CL affects the essential trace element content and these changes began to disappear during antimonial therapy...
- Reactive nitrogen and oxygen intermediates in patients with cutaneous leishmaniasisO Erel
Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 94:179-83. 1999..These alterations in ROI enable nitric oxide (NO) to amplify its leishmanicidal effect. The determination of ROI and RNI in patients with CL may be a useful tool to evaluate effector mechanisms of NO and clinical manifestations...