Leprosy, Paucibacillary

Known as: Leprosies, Paucibacillary, Leprosy, Paucibacillary [Disease/Finding], Tuberculoids, Borderline 
A form of LEPROSY classified by the World Health Organization for the purpose of treatment, based on clinical manifestations and skin smear results… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The narrow host range of Mycobacterium leprae and the fact that it is refractory to growth in culture has limited… (More)
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2009
2009
The chromosomal region 10p13 has been linked to paucibacillary leprosy in two independent studies. The MRC1 gene, encoding the… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
SETTING Tygerberg district, Western Cape Province, South Africa. OBJECTIVE To measure the agreement of two interferon-gamma… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Leprosy is a chronic and debilitating human disease caused by infection with the Mycobacterium leprae bacillus. Despite the… (More)
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2001
2001
Twin and family studies indicate that host genetic factors influence susceptibility to leprosy and, possibly, leprosy type… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Nerve-function impairment (NFI) commonly occurs during or after chemotherapy in leprosy and is the key pathological… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The orderly production of meristems with specific fates is crucial for the proper elaboration of plant architecture. The maize… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Genetically determined differences in immune responses to environmental agents may underlie susceptibility to many autoimmune and… (More)
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1995
1995
Leprosy may be complicated by episodes of increased cell-mediated immunity towards Mycobacterium leprae (reversal reactions… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Lymphoproliferation and gamma interferon (IFN-gamma) secretion in response to 28 overlapping 20-mer synthetic peptides covering… (More)
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