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Mycobacterium leprae - Wikipedia

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Mycobacterium leprae, also known as Hansen's bacillus spirilly, mostly found in warm tropical countries, is a Gram-positive bacterium that causes leprosy ...

Leprosy: Background, Pathophysiology, Epidemiology

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May 9, 2016 ... Leprosy is a chronic infection caused by the acid-fast, rod-shaped bacillus ... M leprae. This mycobacterium grows extremely slowly and has not been ... Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. ..... Redwood City, California, United States.

Leprosy Workup: Laboratory Studies, Other Tests, Procedures

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Leprosy is a chronic infection caused by the acid-fast, rod-shaped bacillus Mycobacterium leprae. Leprosy can be considered 2 connected diseases that ...

Detection of Mycobacterium leprae in saliva and the evaluation of ...

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Leprosy is a chronic infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium leprae .... the default parameters (StepOnePlus, Applied Biosystems, Foster City, CA, USA).

Selection of a Human T Helper Type 1-like T Cell Subset by ...

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by high cellular immunity to Mycobacterium leprae and immunopathology due to DTH. Skin .... a Vmax microplate reader (Molecular Devices, Redwood City, CA).

Distribution of Mycobacterium leprae Strains among Cases in a ...

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Identifying strains of Mycobacterium leprae in these areas may reveal such chains of ... An urban and a rural population near the city of Mumbai, in western ...

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Leprosy Clinical Presentation: History, Physical, Causes

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Leprosy is a chronic infection caused by the acid-fast, rod-shaped bacillus Mycobacterium leprae. Leprosy can be considered 2 ... Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Courtesy of D. Scott Smith, ... Redwood City, California. Courtesy of D. Scott Smith, ...

Mycobacterium leprae and Mycobacterium lepraemurium infections ...

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Mycobacterium leprae, the aetiological agent of leprosy in humans, gives rise to a chronic granulomatous disease that affects primarily the skin and peripheral ...

The Leprosy Agents Mycobacterium lepromatosis and ... - NCBI

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Mycobacterium leprae was the only known cause of leprosy until 2008, when a .... was done using a tissue kit (QIAamp DNA Mini Kit, Qiagen, Valencia, CA).