Leprosy mimicking vasculitis

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TitleLeprosy mimicking vasculitis
Publication TypeJournal Article
Short TitleIJRCI
AuthorsHaridas VM, Haridas K
JournalInternet journal of rheumatology and clinical immunology
Year of Publication2018
Volume6
Issue1
Pagination4
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsErythema Nodosum, Leprosy, Mononeuritis multiplex, Ulcer, Vasculitic neuropathies
Abstract

Leprosy is a chronic disease primarily involving the peripheral nerves and the skin. Painless skin patches and ulceration in hands and feet are the common clinical presentation of the disease. The present study reports a relatively unusual case of leprosy mimicking vasculitis in a 32-year-old male.

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