Journal of Parasitology Research / 2019 / Article / Tab 1

Review Article

Visceral Leishmaniasis in West Africa: Clinical Characteristics, Vectors, and Reservoirs

Table 1

VL cases, vectors, and animals in West Africa.

Country/location CasesVectorsAnimals
NumberDateAge (years)sex

Mali0no data
Senegal0no dataSergentomyia sp.Domestic dogs
Niger941948-1991P. orientalis,
1Sep-9223
1Mar-9324P. alexandri
1Mar-9330
1Mar-9336
1Apr-9337
1Dec-9425
Nigeria12005
22007
572012Domestic dogs
The Gambia11949 15Male
11980 6Female
11982 6Female
Burkina Faso11978MaleDomestic dogs
Togo11994
Guinea0no data
Guinea-Bissau11990
Liberia0no data
Ghana0no data
Mauritania0no data
Cote d’Ivoire19-Jun-0431Female
114-Sep-0465Female
125-Apr-055
1200437Female
1200426Female
Total171

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