• A man acquired cutaneous leishmaniasis in Afghanistan. The disease involved two sites and remained active for seven months. Treatment with metronidazole was followed by resolution of the skin lesions in one month.
(Arch Dermatol 111:1343-1344, 1975)
Pedersen JK, Sawicki S. Metronidazole Therapy for Cutaneous Leishmaniasis. Arch Dermatol. 1975;111(10):1343-1344. doi:10.1001/archderm.1975.01630220107012