Leprosy with HIV infection in Manipur
Th. Nabakumar Singh
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Singh TN, Nandakishore T, Singh L. Leprosy with HIV infection in Manipur. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2000;66:39-40
AbstractA 27 -year -old unmarried male presented with typical clinical features of lepromatous leprosy which was confirmed by slit-skin smear and histopathological examinations. He also had history of intravenous use of heroin and tested positive for HIV-I antibody by ELISA and Western blot. This is the first case report of co-infection of leprosy and HIV from Manipur.