Erythematous Plaque on Right Ear with Extension to Face and Neck in an Older Adult Male

Mara Trifoi, Norhan Shamloul, Bryan Anderson, Ryan Svoboda

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Leishmaniasis poses a diagnostic challenge due to its resemblance to many dermatologic conditions. As the incidence of Leishmaniasis has increased in the United States due to a rise in world travel it is imperative for healthcare providers, especially dermatologists, to recognize and properly diagnose Leishmaniasis. In this case report, we present a unique case of New World Leishmaniasis, highlighting key histopathological findings important in diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1165-1169
Number of pages5
JournalSKIN: Journal of Cutaneous Medicine
Issue number6
StatePublished - Nov 2023

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology

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