Diagnosis and impact of neuropathic pain in leprosy patients in Nepal after completion of multidrug therapy

@inproceedings{Toh2018DiagnosisAI,
  title={Diagnosis and impact of neuropathic pain in leprosy patients in Nepal after completion of multidrug therapy},
  author={Han-Siong Toh and Jeni Maharjan and Ruby Thapa and Kapil Dev Neupane and Mahesh V Shah and Suwash Baral and Deanna Alisa Hagge and Indra Bahadur Napit and Diana N J Lockwood},
  booktitle={PLoS neglected tropical diseases},
  year={2018}
}
OBJECTIVES Neuropathic pain (NP) can occur as a chronic complication of leprosy neuropathy. NP epidemiology and its impact on patients have not been well documented. This study investigates NP prevalence and impact in the years after patients are declared "released from treatment" (RFT) following multidrug therapy (MDT) completion. METHODS In this cross… CONTINUE READING