A soldier returns from
training in Belize. He has developed an ulcer on his right leg that has failed
to heal despite treatment with antibiotics and daily dressings.
Skin biopsy from the edge of the lesion has been examined histologically and
amastigotes have been detected.
Your next course of action would
the lesion alone and await spontaneous healing.
the lesion with liquid nitrogen
the patient with a twenty-day course of sodium stibogluconate
e)Intralesional injection of sodium stibogluconate