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Title: Leprosy : the disease, pathogen, epidemic and tests
Authors: Northern Territory. Dept. of Health
Issue Date: 1982
Publisher: NT Health
Abstract: Essentially , leprosy is a communicable, specific, peripheral neuritis caused by Mycobacterium leprae. M Leprae is an obligate intracellular parasite with special affinity to the Schwann cells of the peripheral nerves and the macrophages. Man is the only known host, i.e. leprosy is a purely "human " disease.
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Type: Report
Subjects: Leprosy
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