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Identifying a Person Who Might Be at Increased Risk for Leprosy (Hansen's Disease)

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

The risk that a person will ever develop leprosy is very low so it is often not considered as a diagnosis. The presence of certain risk factors may help to identify a patient who should be screened for the disease.

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