Posts Tagged ‘Complications’

Hansen’ Disease (Leprosy) – Complications (For Professionals)

Thursday, June 10th, 2010

The importance of leprosy lies in its ability to cause permanent disabilities from damage to nerves and eyes. Nerve damage can be due to granulomatous lesions that result in fibrosis, during reactions when severe inflammation results in nerve destruction and from ischaemia caused by pressure on the vasa nervosa. . The residual nerve deficit that […]

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