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Wanda Błeńska and the program of leprosy treatment in Uganda.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clindermatol.2019.07.003
Clinics in Dermatology; Polak A, Chomentowska E et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - Wanda Błeńska (1911-2014), a Polish physician, established a leprosy treatment center in the village of Buluba in Uganda in 1951, which lasted until 1993. Through her efforts, the village for lepers in Buluba, established in 1934, which had previo...

Role of shear wave elastography in treatment follow-up of leprosy neuropathy.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40477-021-00583-x
Journal of Ultrasound; Meghashyam K, Prakash M et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Grayscale ultrasonography when complemented with shear wave elastography helps in better evaluation of treatment response of leprosy neuropathy and in guiding appropriate management of the patient. There is limited literature regarding the use of ...

Infliximab in leprosy type 1 reaction: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijd.15645
International Journal of Dermatology; Valentin J, Drak Alsibai K et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Infliximab in leprosy type 1 reaction: a case report.|2021|Valentin J,Drak Alsibai K,Bertin C,Couppie P,Blaizot R,|

Evaluation of a self-help intervention to promote the health and wellbeing of marginali...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8101219
BMC Public Health; Shrestha D, Napit IB et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - People affected by leprosy are at increased risk of ulcers from peripheral nerve damage. This in turn can lead to visible impairments, stigmatisation and economic marginalisation. Health care providers suggest that patients should be empowered to ...

Tuberculosis vaccine BCG: the magical effect of the old vaccine in the fight against th...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8108189
International Reviews of Immunology; Aspatwar A, Gong W et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) is a live attenuated M. bovis vaccine that was developed about 100 years ago by Albert Calmette and Camille Guérin. Many countries have been using the vaccine for decades against tuberculosis (TB). The World Health O...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3,269 results

Wanda Błeńska and the program of leprosy treatment in Uganda.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clindermatol.2019.07.003
Clinics in Dermatology; Polak A, Chomentowska E et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - Wanda Błeńska (1911-2014), a Polish physician, established a leprosy treatment center in the village of Buluba in Uganda in 1951, which lasted until 1993. Through her efforts, the village for lepers in Buluba, established in 1934, which had previo...

Role of shear wave elastography in treatment follow-up of leprosy neuropathy.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40477-021-00583-x
Journal of Ultrasound; Meghashyam K, Prakash M et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Grayscale ultrasonography when complemented with shear wave elastography helps in better evaluation of treatment response of leprosy neuropathy and in guiding appropriate management of the patient. There is limited literature regarding the use of ...

Infliximab in leprosy type 1 reaction: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijd.15645
International Journal of Dermatology; Valentin J, Drak Alsibai K et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Infliximab in leprosy type 1 reaction: a case report.|2021|Valentin J,Drak Alsibai K,Bertin C,Couppie P,Blaizot R,|

Evaluation of a self-help intervention to promote the health and wellbeing of marginali...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8101219
BMC Public Health; Shrestha D, Napit IB et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - People affected by leprosy are at increased risk of ulcers from peripheral nerve damage. This in turn can lead to visible impairments, stigmatisation and economic marginalisation. Health care providers suggest that patients should be empowered to ...

Tuberculosis vaccine BCG: the magical effect of the old vaccine in the fight against th...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8108189
International Reviews of Immunology; Aspatwar A, Gong W et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) is a live attenuated M. bovis vaccine that was developed about 100 years ago by Albert Calmette and Camille Guérin. Many countries have been using the vaccine for decades against tuberculosis (TB). The World Health O...

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News  77 results

Novartis Ties Bond Sale to Malaria Treatment Access in Sustainability Push
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937513

Sep 16th, 2020 - AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Novartis raised 1.85 billion euros on Wednesday from the sale of a bond on which interest payments will rise if the drugmaker fails to expand access to medicines and programmes to combat malaria and leprosy in a number of dev...

Tender nodules after leprosy Tx
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/207104/dermatology/tender-nodules-after-leprosy-tx?channel=114
MDedge Family Medicine;

Aug 29th, 2019 - The treating physicians believed that the patient had developed erythema nodosum leprosum (ENL), based on the tender nodules that are characteristic of this treatment reaction. The CDC was again consulted and representatives there agreed.

Rash with hair loss
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/198481/dermatology/rash-hair-loss?channel=263
MDedge Family Medicine;

Apr 11th, 2019 - The FP had never seen a condition like this before, so he used some online resources to come up with a differential diagnosis that included sarcoidosis, leprosy, drug eruption, and mycosis fungoides. Aside from an occasional drug eruption, the oth.

Multicentric Reticulohistiocytosis With Arthralgia and Red-Orange Papulonodules
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/193635/mixed-topics/multicentric-reticulohistiocytosis-arthralgia-and-red-orange/page/0/1?channel=44

Jan 31st, 2019 - Cutaneous findings of MRH can mimic rheumatoid nodules, gout, Gottron papules of dermatomyositis, lipoid proteinosis, sarcoidosis, lepromatous leprosy, granuloma annulare, xanthoma, xanthogranuloma, and fibroxanthoma. 6,7 Histopathologic features m.

A Case of Leprosy in Central Florida
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/150997/infectious-diseases/case-leprosy-central-florida/page/0/1

Nov 2nd, 2017 - Comment Disease Transmission Hansen disease, also known as leprosy, is a chronic granulomatous infectious disease that is caused by M leprae, an obligate intracellular bacillus aerobe. 1 The mechanism of spread of M leprae is not clear.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →