Leishmaniasis among internally displaced people of Colombia, 2007–2018 – A comparative analysis with the general population

Rhuvi Villamizar-Peña, Estefanía Gutiérrez-Ocampo, Yeimer Holguin-Rivera, Karen Agudelo-Mejia, Mateo Cortes-Gutierrez, Luis Sossa-Pinzón, Carlos E. Calvache-Benavides, Juan Esteban Portela-Gaviria, D. Katterine Bonilla-Aldana, Jaime A. Cardona-Ospina, Julio C. Gutiérrez-Segura, Carlos González-Colonia, Guillermo J. Lagos-Grisales, Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales

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2 Scopus citations
Original languageAmerican English
Article number102043
JournalTravel Medicine and Infectious Disease
StateIndexed - 1 May 2021
Externally publishedYes

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The contents of this article were presented in part at these conferences: the 18th International Congress of Infectious Diseases (18th ICID) and the XVIII Congress of the Argentine Society for Infectious Diseases (Sociedad Argentina de Infectologia, SADI), Buenos Aires, Argentina, March 1–4, 2018 (Oral presentation, Tropical Infectious Diseases, Final Abstract Number 51.008), and at the Latin American Congress of Parasitology (Federacion Latinoamericana de Parasitologia, FLAP 2017), Santiago de Chile, Chile December 10–14, 2017 (Poster ZOO.33). The authors acknowledge the partial financial support for those presentations. Authors thanks Asociación Colombiana de Infectología (ACIN), Universidad Tecnologica de Pereira, International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID), Sociedad Argentina de Infectología (SADI), Federación Latinoamericana de Parasitología (FLAP), that supported the participation of AJRM, JCGS, MCG, CECB, JACO, and GJL.


  • Colombia
  • Epidemiology
  • Internally displaced people
  • Latin America
  • Leishmaniasis

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