Funding for this research was provided by:
Bahir Dar University
Ministry of health, Ethiopia
Received: 3 June 2020
Accepted: 11 November 2020
First Online: 19 November 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical clearance was obtained from Bahir Dar University College of medicine and health sciences ethical review committee. Permission was obtained from the Amhara national regional state health bureau and each treatment center. Written informed consent was obtained from each leishmaniasis patient before recruitment. Visceral leishmaniasis patients with abnormal laboratory findings were referred to the curative care segment of the hospital. The confidentiality of the data was kept at each level. Study participant right to withdraw from the research was respected at any point.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declares that they have no competing interests.