Infected+with+leprosy

  • 1 Leprosy — For the Hebrew Bible term and its varied meanings, see Tzaraath. For other uses, see Leprosy (disambiguation). Leprosy Classification and external resources A 24 year old man infected with leprosy. ICD 10 …

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  • 2 Leprosy — • A chronic infectious disease caused by the bacillus leprœ, characterized by the formation of growths in the skin, mucous membranes, peripheral nerves, bones, and internal viscera, producing various deformities and mutilations of the human body …

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  • 3 leprosy — leprotic /le prot ik/, adj. /lep reuh see/, n. Pathol. a chronic, mildly infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium leprae, affecting the peripheral nervous system, skin, and nasal mucosa and variously characterized by ulcerations, tubercular… …

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  • 4 Leprosy in China — Leprosy was said to be first recognized in the ancient civilizations of China, Egypt and India, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). [ [http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs101/en/ WHO | Leprosy Factsheet] ] Leprosy, also… …

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  • 5 rat leprosy — a chronic epizootic disease of wild rats caused by Mycobacterium lepraemurium, characterized by lesions containing enormous numbers of acid fast bacilli closely resembling M. leprae in size and shape, which may be transmitted to white rats, mice …

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  • 6 feline leprosy — a granulomatous skin condition in cats, characterized by nodules that ulcerate and drain, usually on the legs or head; it may be associated with infection by Mycobacterium lepraemurium, such as from contact with infected rodents …

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  • 7 leprous — Relating to or suffering from leprosy. SYN: leprotic. * * * lep·rous lep rəs adj 1) infected with leprosy 2) of, relating to, or associated with leprosy or a leper <leprous neuritis> …

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  • 8 Leprous — Lep rous ( r[=u]s), a. [OF. leprous, lepros, F. l[ e]preux, fr. L. leprosus, fr. lepra, leprae, leprosy. See {Leper}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Infected with leprosy; pertaining to or resembling leprosy. His hand was leprous as snow. Ex. iv. 6. [1913… …

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  • 9 Leprously — Leprous Lep rous ( r[=u]s), a. [OF. leprous, lepros, F. l[ e]preux, fr. L. leprosus, fr. lepra, leprae, leprosy. See {Leper}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Infected with leprosy; pertaining to or resembling leprosy. His hand was leprous as snow. Ex. iv. 6.… …

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  • 10 Leprousness — Leprous Lep rous ( r[=u]s), a. [OF. leprous, lepros, F. l[ e]preux, fr. L. leprosus, fr. lepra, leprae, leprosy. See {Leper}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Infected with leprosy; pertaining to or resembling leprosy. His hand was leprous as snow. Ex. iv. 6.… …

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  • 11 leprous — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French leprus, from Late Latin leprosus, from lepra leprosy more at leper Date: 13th century 1. a. infected with leprosy b. of, relating to, or resembling leprosy or a leper 2. scaly, scurfy •… …

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  • 12 leprotic — adj. of or pertaining to leprosy; leprous, infected with leprosy …

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  • 13 leprotic — (ˈ)le|präd.ik adjective Etymology: leprosy + otic : of, caused by, or infected with leprosy leprotic lesions …

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  • 14 Philippine–American War — ] cite news first =Ambeth R. last =Ocampo year =2005 month =January 7 title =The First Filipino Novel journal =Philippine Daily Inquirer] cite web title =Chronology of Significant Events Relating to the Career of Emilio Aguinaldo with Respect to… …

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  • 15 Commander Perkins — is a German science fiction series by H. G. Francis, published partly as audio plays and partly as a series of novels. Contents 1 Background 2 Main characters 3 The Vega Series 3.1 P …

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  • 16 Chang Apana — (December 26, 1871 – December 8, 1933) was a Chinese Hawaiian member of the Honolulu Police Department, first as an officer, then as a detective. He is the officially acknowledged inspiration for the fictional Asian detective character, Charlie… …

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  • 17 The Fog (2005 film) — Infobox Film name = The Fog imdb id = 0432291 director = Rupert Wainwright writer = Cooper Layne (screenplay) John Carpenter, Debra Hill (1980 screenplay) starring = Tom Welling Maggie Grace Selma Blair DeRay Davis Rade Šerbedžija Kenneth Welsh… …

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  • 18 Foresaken House — Forsaken House by Wilfrido Maria Guerrero is from the 13 Plays (1947) The play depicts a typical Filipino family in the post war era where the father assumes total control of all the affairs of the family and how the children responded to the… …

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  • 19 Uzziah — King of Judah jointly with his father from 791 BCE, solo from 767 BCE; he waged successful wars, but for presuming to take on priestly duties in the Temple he was stated by the Chronicler to be infected with leprosy (2 Chron. 26:19). In the year… …

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  • 20 leprosied — adjective Infected with leprosy …

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