Single lesion borderline lepromatous leprosy

Bikash Ranjan Kar, P. R. Belliappa, Gigi Ebenezer, C. K. Job

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Abstract

A patient is reported who presented with a single lesion on the face which, on histopathological examination, was found to be borderline lepromatous leprosy. The importance of doing skin smears as a routine in all patients to differentiate Multibacillary from Paucibacillary disease is emphasized.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)45-47
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Leprosy and Other Mycobacterial Diseases
Volume72
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2004
Externally publishedYes

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Borderline Leprosy
Multibacillary Leprosy
Lepromatous Leprosy
Skin

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  • Dermatology

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Single lesion borderline lepromatous leprosy. / Kar, Bikash Ranjan; Belliappa, P. R.; Ebenezer, Gigi; Job, C. K.

In: International Journal of Leprosy and Other Mycobacterial Diseases, Vol. 72, No. 1, 03.2004, p. 45-47.

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Kar, Bikash Ranjan ; Belliappa, P. R. ; Ebenezer, Gigi ; Job, C. K. / Single lesion borderline lepromatous leprosy. In: International Journal of Leprosy and Other Mycobacterial Diseases. 2004 ; Vol. 72, No. 1. pp. 45-47.
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