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Inoculation indeterminate leprosy localised to a smallpox vaccination scar.

Ghorpade A. Lepr Rev. 2007.


A single, indeterminate leprosy lesion localised exclusively to a smallpox vaccination scar in a 32-year old Indian male is reported. The diagnosis was confirmed by histopathology. This is the second published report of a leprosy lesion occurring at the site of a smallpox vaccination.


18309715 [Indexed for MEDLINE]

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