Leishmaniasis in Rondonópolis, Mato Grosso, Brazil

A child is the 3rd case of leishmaniasis reported in the city of Rondonópolis this year.

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Advice For Travellers

The risk of exposure to this infection is low for most travellers. Nevertheless, travellers to this region can reduce their risk of exposure to leishmaniasis by taking all necessary precautions to avoid sand fly bites.

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