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    • Leishmaniases. Epidemiological Report in the Americas, April 2013 

      Organização Pan-Americana da Saúde (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2013-06)
      [Presentation]. Leishmaniases are present in all continents and are endemic in 98 countries, with more than 350 million people at risk. In the Americas, leishmaniases represents a significant public health problem due to ...
    • Leishmaniases. Epidemiological Report in the Americas, June 2014 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2014-06)
      [Presentation]. The strengthening health surveillance of leishmaniases in the Americas is one of the goals of the Regional Program of Leishmaniases of the Pan American Health Organization - World Health Organization ...
    • Leishmaniases. Epidemiological Report in the Americas, July 2015 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2015-07)
      [Introduction]. In the Americas, leishmaniasis are a public health problem based on their magnitude, geographic distribution, and clinical forms which can cause mutilations, incapacities, and death. In recent years, the ...
    • Leishmaniases. Epidemiological Report in the Americas, July 2016 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2016-07)
      [Introduction]. The leishmaniases are vector-borne diseases with a zoonotic cycle in the Americas and remain a problem to public health. This disease presents a high burden capable of yielding severe clinical forms that ...
    • Epidemiological Report of the Americas. Leishmaniases, April 2017 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C, PAHO, 2017-04)
      [Introduction]. In the Americas, leishmaniases remain a public health problem due to their magnitude and clinical, biological and epidemiological complexity, mainly affecting the poorest, especially in developing countries, ...
    • Leishmaniases. Epidemiological Report in the Americas, February 2018 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2018-02)
      [Introduction]. The leishmaniasis are diseases with elevated incidence rate and wide geographic distribution in the Americas. They remain a challenge for national and regional programs, since they require a technical, ...
    • Leishmaniasis. Epidemiological Report of the Americas, March 2019 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2019-03-11)
      [Introduction]. The leishmaniasis surveillance and control program is based on detection and treatment of cases, combined with other health education measures, as well as actions towards vector and reservoir, when recommended. ...
    • Leishmaniases. Epidemiological Report of the Americas, December 2019 

      Pan American Health Organization; Communicable Diseases and Environmental Determinants of Health (CDE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2019-12)
      [Introduction]. Since 2012, the year of the beginning of the Regional Information System for Leishmaniases in the Americas (SisLeish), countries have been making great effort to include the data within the required time, ...
    • Leishmaniases. Epidemiological Report of the Americas, December 2020 

      Pan American Health Organization; Communicable Diseases and Environmental Determinants of Health (CDE) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2020-12-03)
      In the Americas, leishmaniasis are a public health problem due to their magnitude and geographic distribution and because they produce clinical forms that can cause death, disability, and mutilation. In recent years, the ...