Hansen's disease with bilateral tarsal disorganisation
S Pradeep Nair
Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical College Hospital, Trivandrum - 695 011
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Nair S P, Vijayadharan M, Yogirajan K, Suprakasan S, Rajasree P R. Hansen's disease with bilateral tarsal disorganisation. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1999;65:44-45
A 37-year old male patient with Hansen's disease midborderline spectrum, presented with bilateral pedal edema. X-ray examination of the feet showed disorganisation and disintegration of the tarsal bones. Bilateral tarsal disorganisation which can develop in Hansen's disease is usually not recognised by the clinician.