Clinical and therapeutic study of an antigen prepared with Mycobacterium marianum, applied to 457 leprosy patients.


A year ago we presented two reports (1, 2) on the immunological results obtained with an antigen prepared by Sr. Marie-Suzanne from her "ChauvirE~" culture. 2 The results obtained-73.3 per cent of Mitsuda positives in 6 months to 1 year-led us to make a closer follow-up of the same patients, and to apply the method of treatment to all new cases that came… (More)


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