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A study of palmo-plantar lesions in leprosy: a preliminary report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2746029     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Out of 500 leprosy patients screened for palmar and/or plantar lesions, eighteen cases were detected. They were classified according to Ridley-Jopling classification. In majority of cases it was macular lesion. Cases were from TT, BT and BB group. In 50% cases, palmo-plantar involvement was associated with type I reaction. In 66.7% cases, it was extension of patch from surrounding area, 11.1% cases isolated lesions were seen and in 22.2% cases both extension as well as isolated lesions were present.
Authors:
S K Arora; R D Mukhija; L Mohan; M Girdhar; S P Sharma
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian journal of leprosy     Volume:  61     ISSN:  0254-9395     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian J Lepr     Publication Date:  1989 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-08-25     Completed Date:  1989-08-25     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8409173     Medline TA:  Indian J Lepr     Country:  INDIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  206-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
B.R.D. Medical College, Gorakhpur.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Biopsy
Child
Female
Foot / pathology*
Hand / pathology*
Humans
Leprosy / classification,  pathology*
Male
Middle Aged

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