Concomitant tuberculosis and leprosy is uncommon, even in endemic countries. We report a patient with borderline lepromatous leprosy and type 1 reversal reaction initially diagnosed while the patient was undergoing treatment for pulmonary tuberculosis. The diagnosis was on the basis of characteristic histopathology and Fite-Farraco stain.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology|
|State||Published - Oct 1 2003|
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