Ocular Complications in Hansen’s Disease.

Kamath, Manjunath M and D’Souza, Susan and Sharma, Trisha (2015) Ocular Complications in Hansen’s Disease. Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences, 14 (1). pp. 1-3. ISSN 0972-5997

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Abstract

We report a case of lagophthalmos in a migrant Worker with Hansen’s Disease with Type I reaction. The case suggests that maintenance of the infection pool by migrant labourers in Karnataka is a serious threat to the target of leprosy elimination.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Leprosy, Lagophthalmos, DRY EYE
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Mangalore > Ophthalmology
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 14 May 2015 10:18
Last Modified: 14 May 2015 10:18
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/142636

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