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A case report of visceral leishmaniasis with pancytopenia and splenomegaly: a diagnostic challenge
  • Abdirahman Moallim Ibrahim
Abdirahman Moallim Ibrahim
Bay Regional Hospital

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This case report presents an 8 year old male patient from southcentral Somalia with clinical feature of visceral leishmaniasis but negative rk39 test, which possess a major challenge for the diagnosis and treatment of Visceral leishmania. After we ruled out other differential diagnosis, we successfully treated him with amphotericinB