Lucio Leprosy with Lucio's phenomenon, digital gangrene and anticardiolipin antibodies.

@article{Nunzie2014LucioLW,
  title={Lucio Leprosy with Lucio's phenomenon, digital gangrene and anticardiolipin antibodies.},
  author={Enrico Nunzie and L V Ortega Cabrera and F M Macanchi Moncayo and P F Ortega Espinosa and Andrea Clapasson and Cesare Massone},
  journal={Leprosy review},
  year={2014},
  volume={85 3},
  pages={194-200}
}
Lucio's phenomenon (LPh) is considered a necrotizing panvasculitis and a variant of leprosy Type 2 reaction, clinically characterised by necrotic-haemorrhagic lesions on the extremities and trunk. LPh is observed in diffuse lepromatous leprosy (DLL or Lucio-Latapí leprosy). This is a distinct form of lepromatous leprosy (LL) reported mainly in Mexico. Anti… CONTINUE READING