General Parasitology and Protozoa
Regarding cutaneous leishmaniasis which is false;
|A||Caused by Leishmania major|
|B||Transmitted by sandfly|
|C||Endemic in Saudi Arabia|
|D||None of the above|
a.Cutaneous leishmaniasis is caused by L.tropica, L.major and L.aethiopica.
b. Most common type of leishmaniasis
c.Incidence is highest in tropical and subtropical regions where conditions are favorable for sandflies.
d. Most cases of cutaneous leishmaniasis are seen in Afghanistan, Brazil, Iran, Iraq, Peru, and Saudi Arabia.