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Case Reports in Infectious Diseases
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 214297, 2 pages
Cutaneous Leishmaniasis of the Eyelid: A Case Report
1Infectious and Tropical Diseases Research Center, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Avenue Ebnesina, Safaeeyeh, Yazd 8915887857, Iran
2Department of Optometry, School of Rehabilitation, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1985717443, Iran
Received 3 July 2013; Accepted 10 September 2013
Academic Editors: S. Dogra, M. Ghate, and P. Horrocks
Copyright © 2013 Jamshid Ayatollahi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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