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Late reversal reaction after 10 years of adequately treated leprosy.
  1. A. K. Thacker,
  2. P. Kumar,
  3. R. D. Mukhija,
  4. S. P. Sharma
  1. Department of Neurology, BRD Medical College, Gorakhpur, India.


    Differentiation between a relapse or late reversal reaction following completion of regular drug therapy in patients with leprosy is often difficult, though it has definite therapeutic implications. The present case documents a late reversal reaction occurring an unusually long time after the completion of multi-drug therapy.

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