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A case of lepromatous leprosy with multiple relapses.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19743626     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report a case of multiple relapses in a lepromatous leprosy patient after treatment with World Health Organisation (WHO) recommended multibacillary multidrug therapy (MBMDT). The patient responded well to reintroduction of MDT after each relapse.
Manjunath Hulmani; Ramesh Bhat Marne; Sukumar Dandakeri
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Leprosy review     Volume:  80     ISSN:  0305-7518     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2009 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-09-11     Completed Date:  2009-09-24     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0243711     Medline TA:  Lepr Rev     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  210-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Father Muller Medical College Hospital, Kankanady, Mangalore, Karnataka, India.
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MeSH Terms
Drug Therapy, Combination
Leprostatic Agents / therapeutic use*
Leprosy, Lepromatous / drug therapy,  pathology*,  physiopathology*
Middle Aged
Skin / pathology
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Leprostatic Agents

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