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Year : 2007  |  Volume : 25  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 70--71

Lepromatous leprosy of histoid type

SR Annigeri, SC Metgud, JR Patil 
 Department of Microbiology, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum - 590 010, Karnataka, India

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S R Annigeri
Department of Microbiology, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum - 590 010, Karnataka
India

Histoid leprosy is a variant of lepromatous leprosy, which develops as a result of resistance to dapsone monotherapy. Here we report two cases of lepromatous leprosy of histoid type, one with typical and another with atypical presentations.

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Annigeri S R, Metgud S C, Patil J R. Lepromatous leprosy of histoid type.Indian J Med Microbiol 2007;25:70-71

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Annigeri S R, Metgud S C, Patil J R. Lepromatous leprosy of histoid type. Indian J Med Microbiol [serial online] 2007 [cited 2020 Nov 25 ];25:70-71
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