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The Differential Diagnosis of Circinate Tubereuloid Leprides and Polycyclic Syphilides.

@article{Germond1939TheDD,
  title={The Differential Diagnosis of Circinate Tubereuloid Leprides and Polycyclic Syphilides.},
  author={R. C. Germond},
  journal={International journal of Leprosy},
  year={1939},
  volume={7}
}
  • R. C. Germond
  • Published 1939
  • Medicine
  • International journal of Leprosy
Although the differential diagnosis between syphilis and leprosy is seldom attended with great difficulty, it is important to realize that this is not always the case. Not only is their distinction sometimes very difficult, but there is no doubt that occasionally the wrong diagnosis is made, with possible disastrous results to the patient. The following case histories illustrate this point, while they clearly indicate the basis on which differentiation should rest. CASE I. LEOMA, an adult male… Expand