Renal involvement in leprosy.

  title={Renal involvement in leprosy.},
  author={N K Chopra and Jitendra D. Lakhani and Ravi Pande and K B Modi and R K Pasle},
  journal={Indian journal of dermatology, venereology and leprology},
  volume={51 3},
Renal involvement was studied in 70 patients with leprosy by urine analysis, detailed biochemical investigations and renal histopathology. Of these 70 patients, 40 had lepromatous and 30 had non-lepromatous leprosy. Creatinine clearance was reduced in 20 patients. Renal biopsies were studied in 50 cases (25 lepromatous, 25 non-lepromatous); of which in 13… CONTINUE READING