Leprosy

Known as: Hansen Disease, Disease, Hansen's, Hansens Disease 
A chronic granulomatous infection caused by MYCOBACTERIUM LEPRAE. The granulomatous lesions are manifested in the skin, the mucous membranes, and the… (More)
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1935-2018
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND In the southern region of the United States, such as in Louisiana and Texas, there are autochthonous cases of leprosy… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
In many human infections, hosts and pathogens coexist for years or decades. Important examples include HIV, herpes viruses… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Leprosy, a chronic human disease with potentially debilitating neurological consequences, results from infection with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Leprosy is caused by Mycobacterium leprae and affects about 700,000 individuals each year. It has long been thought that leprosy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Leprosy, a chronic infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium leprae, affects an estimated 700,000 persons each year. Clinically… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Leprosy, a chronic human neurological disease, results from infection with the obligate intracellular pathogen Mycobacterium… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Leprosy, a chronic infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium leprae, is prevalent in India, where about half of the world's… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Issuers of initial public offerings ~IPOs! can report earnings in excess of cash f lows by taking positive accruals. This paper… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The immunological mechanisms required to engender resistance have been defined in few infectious diseases of man, and the role of… (More)
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1966
Highly Cited
1966
 
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