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Paucibacillary Leprosy (DOID:9001594)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
leprosy +     
borderline leprosy 
indeterminate leprosy 
lepromatous leprosy  
Multibacillary Leprosy +   
Paucibacillary Leprosy +   
A form of LEPROSY classified by the World Health Organization for the purpose of treatment, based on clinical manifestations and skin smear results. Patients with paucibacillary leprosy have fewer than six skin lesions with no causative agent MYCOBACTERIUM LEPRAE on any slit-skin smear testing. Paucibacillary leprosy encompasses indeterminate, borderline tuberculoid, and tuberculoid leprosy.
tuberculoid leprosy  

Exact Synonyms: Borderline Tuberculoid ;   Borderline Tuberculoids ;   Indeterminate Tuberculoid ;   Indeterminate Tuberculoids ;   Paucibacillary Leprosies
Primary IDs: MESH:D056005
Alternate IDs: RDO:0006871
Definition Sources: MESH:D056005

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