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Histopathological features in leprosy, post-kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis, and cutaneous leishmaniasis.

Abstract

Leprosy, cutaneous leishmaniasis, and post-kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis are common infectious diseases, the latter two being seen mainly in endemic areas. With increased migration within the country, these diseases are now frequently being seen in major cities. This brief review article focused mainly on histopathology will be useful for the dermatologists and pathologists to be familiar with the basic histopathology of these lesions.

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Type
Journal Article
Author
Singh A
Ramesh V
Year of Publication
2013
Journal
Indian journal of dermatology, venereology and leprology
Volume
79
Issue
3
Number of Pages
360-6
Date Published
2013 May-Jun
Language
eng
ISSN Number
0973-3922
DOI
10.4103/0378-6323.110795
Alternate Journal
Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol
Publication Language
eng