Co-existence of lepromatous leprosy and myasthenia gravis

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Various circulating autoantibodies are known to occur commonly in patients with lepromatous leprosy. However, the association with autoimmune diseases has rarely been reported. One such association of lepromatous leprosy with myasthenia gravis is being reported.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)148-151
Number of pages4
JournalIndian Journal of Leprosy
Volume77
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-04-2005

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Lepromatous Leprosy
Myasthenia Gravis
Autoantibodies
Autoimmune Diseases

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  • Dermatology

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Co-existence of lepromatous leprosy and myasthenia gravis. / Rao, Raghavendra; Shenoi, S. D.; Rao, S. N.

In: Indian Journal of Leprosy, Vol. 77, No. 2, 01.04.2005, p. 148-151.

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