Retrospective histopathological classification of 1,108 skin biopsies from patients clinically suspected of having leprosy from Bahia, northeast Brazil.

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TitreRetrospective histopathological classification of 1,108 skin biopsies from patients clinically suspected of having leprosy from Bahia, northeast Brazil.
Type de PublicationJournal Article
Auteursde Barbosa Júnior AA, Jambeiro J, Cirqueira JS, Silva TC
Abbrev. JournalRev. Soc. Bras. Med. Trop.
Périodique / RevueRevista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical
Année de Publication1998
Volume31
Ticket6
Pagination533-7
Langue de Publicationeng
Mots-clésAdolescent, Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Biopsy, Brazil, Child, Child, Preschool, Female, Humans, Leprosy, Male, Middle Aged, Retrospective Studies, Skin
Résumé

We report a retrospective histopathological classification carried out under laboratory conditions by the method of Ridley & Jopling of 1,108 skin biopsies from patients clinically suspected of having leprosy from Bahia, Northeast Brazil.

PubMed URL

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9859697?dopt=Abstract