Ocular complications in Hansen's disease

M. Manjunath Kamath, Susan D'Souza, Trisha Sharma

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Abstract

We report a case of lagophthalmos in a migrant Worker with Hansen's Disease with Type I reaction. The case suggests that maintenance of the infection pool by migrant labourers in Karnataka is a serious threat to the target of leprosy elimination.

Original languageEnglish
Article number7
JournalOnline Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
Volume14
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2015

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Leprosy
Maintenance
Infection

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Kamath, M. M., D'Souza, S., & Sharma, T. (2015). Ocular complications in Hansen's disease. Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences, 14(2), [7].
Kamath, M. Manjunath ; D'Souza, Susan ; Sharma, Trisha. / Ocular complications in Hansen's disease. In: Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences. 2015 ; Vol. 14, No. 2.
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