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Leprosy, or Hansen's disease (HD), is a chronic disease caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium leprae and Mycobacterium lepromatosis. Leprosy is primarily a granulomatous disease of the peripheral nerves and mucosa of the upper...
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Resources and information from the World Health Organization on this disease and the global strategy to eliminate it. ... Leprosy "Final Push" strategy. Global ...
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Leprosy is not highly infectious. ... Leprosy is a curable disease and treatment provided in the early stages averts disability; With minimal training, leprosy ...
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More about Leprosy: Causes and symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prognosis Prevention Resources Leprosy Definition Leprosy is a slowly progressing
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Provides care to people around the world with leprosy and related disabilities. Includes news, descriptions of current projects, and information on how people can ...
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How leprosy is spread is unclear. ... most people do not contract leprosy. About half of the people with leprosy probably contracted it through close, long ...
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Overview of the illness, also known as Hansen's Disease, that is characterized by disfiguring skin lesions, peripheral nerve damage, and progressive debilitation.
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Important It is possible that the main title of the report Leprosy is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and ...
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Leprosy (Hansen disease). Authoritative facts about the skin from the New Zealand Dermatological Society. ... Lepromatous leprosy is the only form that never ...
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One of the world's oldest diseases, leprosy continues to strike in Asia, Africa and South America affecting 500,000 people annually.
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Learn about leprosy (Hansen's disease), a disfiguring ... and signs of leprosy? ... Consequently, leprosy was left to be "treated" by priests or holy ...
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Leprosy, chronic infectious disease caused by the bacteriumMycobacterium leprae. ... Leprosy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia ...
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Leprosy ... Leprosy is a chronic infectious disease of humans caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium leprae. ... justification for isolating persons with leprosy. ...
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... Disease Fact Sheet, leprosy ... Home Page > Communicable Disease > Leprosy (Hansen's disease) ... is not clear how the leprosy germ is spread, but household and ...
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... Why do some people get leprosy? ... Leprosy, that age-old scourge of humankind, finally may ... Leprosy is relatively rare in the United States, where 200 ...
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New species of leprosy-causing bacterium identified through genetic fingerprinting ... International Team Determines Geographic Origin of Leprosy. —May 12, 2005 ...
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In India, there are an estimated one million cases of Leprosy. ... Unlike many other widespread diseases, Leprosy also comes attached to a social stigma. ...
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Leprosy is a chronic disease caused by a bacillus, mycobacterium leprae. ... Leprosy mainly affects the skin and nerves and clinically appears in most of the ...
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Article describes leprosy, its symptoms, diagnosis, ... Leprosy, known as Hansen's disease, ... medicine tells us that leprosy is spread when an untreated ...
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Overview: Leprosy is a chronic granulomatous disease principally affecting the ... Leprosy ... Affected immigrants spread leprosy to North America. ...
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