alexa Hansens disease (HD)/ Leprosy | Poland| PDF | PPT| Case Reports | Symptoms | Treatment

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Relevant Topics

Hansens Disease (HD)/ Leprosy

  • Share this page
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • Pinterest
  • Blogger
  • Hansens disease (HD)/ Leprosy

    Leprosy, also known as Hansen's disease (HD), is a chronic infection caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium leprae and Mycobacterium lepromatosis. It affects the skin and the nerves outside the brain and spinal cord, eyes and the thin tissue lining the inside of the nose.

  • Hansens disease (HD)/ Leprosy

    The main symptom of leprosy is disfiguring skin sores, Muscle weakness, lumps, or bumps and Nerve damage can lead to Loss of feeling in the arms and legs that do not go away after several weeks or months. Multi-drug therapy has significantly improved treatment for people with leprosy which includes ofloxacin (Floxin), or minocycline, rifampicin (monthly) and dapsone (daily), corticosteroids, salicylates, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).

  • Hansens disease (HD)/ Leprosy

    Leprosy is estimated about 10-50% of total population out of these about 5% of patients leprosy patients suffer from severe leprosy associated ocular symptoms, and blindness.

Expert PPTs

Speaker PPTs

 

High Impact List of Articles

Conference Proceedings