Diffuse alopecia of the scalp in borderline-lepromatous leprosy in an Indian patient

Selvasekar Abraham, Gigi Ebenezer, K. Jesudasan

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Abstract

A case of borderline-lepromatous leprosy exhibiting alopecia of the scalp along with lepromatous lymphadenitis of suboccipital lymphnode is reported. To our knowledge generalized leprous alopecia of the scalp with lepromatous lymphadenitis of the suboccipital node is a rare occurrence in female indian patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)336-340
Number of pages5
JournalLeprosy Review
Volume68
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1997
Externally publishedYes

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Borderline Leprosy
Multibacillary Leprosy
Lepromatous Leprosy
Lymphadenitis
Alopecia
Scalp
Diffuse alopecia

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  • Dermatology

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Diffuse alopecia of the scalp in borderline-lepromatous leprosy in an Indian patient. / Abraham, Selvasekar; Ebenezer, Gigi; Jesudasan, K.

In: Leprosy Review, Vol. 68, No. 4, 12.1997, p. 336-340.

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Abraham, Selvasekar ; Ebenezer, Gigi ; Jesudasan, K. / Diffuse alopecia of the scalp in borderline-lepromatous leprosy in an Indian patient. In: Leprosy Review. 1997 ; Vol. 68, No. 4. pp. 336-340.
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