Imported case of visceral leishmaniasis presenting as pancytopenia in a Norwegian patient treated with methotrexate and etanercept for psoriasis arthritis
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We report a case of visceral leishmaniasis in a patient from northern Norway with psoriatic arthritis treated with a combination of etanercept and methotrexate. The patient resided extensively in southern Spain, a zone endemic for leishmania.
KeywordsVisceral leishmaniasis Etanercept Psoriasis arthritis Tumor necrosis factor-alpha Inhibitors Opportunistic infection
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