Leprosy in Indo-Chinese refugees.

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TitleLeprosy in Indo-Chinese refugees.
Publication TypeJournal Article
AuthorsBourne AJ, Dymock RB, Parry WD, Turner TW
Abbrev. JournalMed. J. Aust.
JournalThe Medical journal of Australia
Year of Publication1980
Volume1
Issue6
Pagination275-6
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsAdult, Australia, Cambodia, Child, Child, Preschool, Female, Humans, Leprosy, Male, Refugees
Abstract

Five cases of leprosy, four borderline tuberculoid and one indeterminate, which were recently diagnosed in Indo-Chinese refugees in Adelaide are reported. This diagnosis should be kept in mind when dealing with skin lesions in Indo-Chinese refugees.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7374588?dopt=Abstract