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Lepromatous Leprosy with Scrotal Nodules


Scrotal skin involvement in leprosy is relatively uncommon. A 27 year old male presented with multiple, skin colored papules and nodules on the face, trunk, forearm, thighs and scrotum with bilateral symmetrical nerve thickening of 4 months duration. Histology of scrotal skin lesion showed features of lepromatous leprosy and skin smear for AFB was positive.

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Feroz K.
Varghese M.
Sakumar D
Narendra Shetty J
Nanda Kishore B