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    1,776 Possible Causes for Leprosy in USA

    • Influenza

      Commonly known as "Russian penicillin," garlic has been used throughout history for everything from stomachaches to parasites and leprosy.[naturalnews.com]

    • Skin Infection

      Bacterial Skin Infections Leprosy Leprosy is caused by a slow-growing type of bacteria called Mycobacteriumleprae (M. leprae).[webmd.com] Leprosy is also known as Hansen's disease, after the scientist who discovered M. leprae in 1873.[webmd.com] […] species cause syphilis , yaws and pinta Bartonella species cause cat scratch fever , bacillary angiomatosis and bartonellosis Mycobacterium species cause tuberculosis , leprosy[dermnetnz.org]

    • Leprosy
      Leprosy

      Leprosy may also be divided into: Early and indeterminate leprosy Tuberculoid leprosy Borderline tuberculoid leprosy Borderline leprosy Borderline lepromatous leprosy Lepromatous[en.wikipedia.org] leprosy.[en.wikipedia.org] World Leprosy Day was started in 1954 to draw awareness to those affected by leprosy.[en.wikipedia.org]

    • Eczema
      Leprosy
    • Nasal Obstruction
      Leprosy

      Postsurgical (septal surgery) Septal cauterization (electrical, chemical [silver nitrate]) Septal abscess Necrosis from cocaine use Sharp injury Infection or inflammation Syphilis Leprosy[isdbweb.org]

    • Leishmaniasis
      Leprosy

      Differential Diagnosis: Brucellosis, leprosy, schistosomiasis, trypanosomiasis (African), leukemia, lymphoma, malaria, typhoid, liver diseases, other entities.[wynman.com] Diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis (DCL) is characterized by non-ulcerating nodules over the entire body, resembling lepromatous leprosy and is usually associated with L. mexicana[wynman.com] Differential Diagnosis: Numerous primary and secondary skin diseases/conditions such as other tropical ulcers, impetigo, infected insect bites, leprosy, lupus vulgaris, tertiary[wynman.com]

    • Glomerulonephritis
      Leprosy
    • Pruritic Rash
      Leprosy
    • Fever
      Leprosy
    • Tetanus
      Leprosy

    Leprosy

    Leprosy (Hansen's disease) is an infection caused by the acid-fast, rod-shaped bacillus Mycobacterium leprae. Untreated, leprosy causes progressive and permanent damage to the skin, eyes, nerves and limbs.

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