K.B. Stepanova1,4, O.N. Siyutkina2, E.N. Semenyuk2, N.V. Gorokhova3, E.T. Tropina3, E.Y. Khorosheva3,4, L.Y. Ivanchenko4, E.S. Gavrilina4
1 Tyumen Infection Pathology Research Institute
2The state budgetary institution of health care of the Tyumen region “Regional infectious clinical hospital”
3The state budgetary institution of health care of the Tyumen region “Regional clinical hospital №1”
4Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education “Tyumen State Medical University”, Tyumen
The article describes the clinical case of visceral leishmaniasis with a relapse in a 2-year-old child in the Tyumen city, who came from an endemic region for leishmaniasis of Republic Armenia. The specific treatment of the patient with leishmaniasis and its effectiveness are presented.
Key words: leishmaniasis, children, diagnosis, antiparasitic treatment