Frequency of Parasite Infection in Hyraxes and Sandflies During Outbreak of Leishmania Tropica Epidemic in The West Bank
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00737386
Verified August 2011 by Hadassah Medical Organization. Recruitment status was: Enrolling by invitation
The objective of the project is to study the pathogenesis of Leishmania tropica infection in a focus of infection, to learn about relationship of infection in humans with ecological factors such as infection in hyraxes reservoir hosts and vector sandflies
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Ages Eligible for Study:
3 Years to 80 Years (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
People living on regullar basis in Peduel (the site of current leishmania tropica epidemic)with and without cutaneous signs of leishmania infection
People living on regular basis in Peduel (the site of current leishmania tropica epidemic)with and without cutaneous signs of leishmania infection