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Table 5 Leishmania (Viannia) guyanensis strains isolated from cutaneous lesions of patients treated at the Ralph Lainson Leishmaniasis Laboratory (IEC/SVS/MS) (2015–2017) who declared the Brazil-French Guiana border as the probable place of infection

From: Ecological aspects of Phlebotomines (Diptera: Psychodidae) and the transmission of American cutaneous leishmaniasis agents in an Amazonian/ Guianan bordering area

Mnemonic Infection site No. of lesions (location) IDRM (mm) WHO code
FCF Vila Vitória (BR) 2 (face/neck) 12 × 12 MHOM/BR/2017/M32218
HMLR Gold mining (FG) 1 (foot) 12 × 12 MHOM/BR/2016/M31987
MRP Gold mining (FG) 2 (hand/leg) 7 × 7 MHOM/BR/2016/M32048
ARSN Gold mining (FG) 1 (arm) 8 × 8 MHOM/BR/2015/M31041
PSLS Gold mining (FG) Disseminated 10 × 10 MHOM/BR/2015/M31157
HS Gold mining (FG) 1 (thorax) 12 × 12 MHOM/BR/2015/M31498
OSM Régina (FG) 1 (leg) 10 × 10 MHOM/BR/2015/M32273
LMSJr Gold mining (FG) 6 (leg (4), arm (1), neck (1)) 17 × 17 MHOM/BR/2015/M32382
  1. Abbreviations: BR Brazil, FG French Guiana