leproma


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leproma

[le′prō·mə]
(medicine)
The cutaneous nodular lesion of leprosy.
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The protein sequence of TlyA was derived from the Leproma web server (http://genolist.
13) Classical histopathological findings include epidermal atrophy as a result of dermal expansion of the underlying leproma and a Grenz zone located immediately below the epidermis.
En las muestras de los pacientes 1 y 2 se detecto una mutacion puntual en el gen rpoB, localizada en el nucleotido 1367 (TCG [flecha diestra] TTG), que produce un cambio de serina por leucina en la posicion 456 de la secuencia aminoacidica, segun el sistema de numeracion empleado en la base de datos Leproma (23) (cuadro 2).
On the basis of history and clinical examination a provisional diagnosis of verrucous carcinoma of buccal mucosa, leproma of the tongue and pseudo-membranous candidal infection of the palate was made.
leprae suspension derived from a human leproma in both the hind foot pads; duplicate sets were studied, (b) three control groups (48 mice each) included, i.
From the biopsies, a fragment of the leproma was removed and ground in a mortar with pestle in 100 mM Tris-HCl, 150 mM NaCl, 10 mM EDTA; pH 7.
PCR-restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis (PRA) of Mycobacterium leprae from human lepromas and from a natural case of an armadillo of Corrientes, Argentina.
Son cuatro lepromas [sic] inmensos carcomiendo y martirizando el cuerpo del paciente Job, cuatro lepromas destilando pus, sangre y fetidez [.
13 Histoid lepromas are sudden eruptions of dome-shaped papules and nodules having characteristic epidermal grenz zone and dermal spindle-shaped histiocytes.
30,31) La lepromina H (obtenida a partir de lepromas humanos) y la A (obtenida de lepromas de armadillos) se han usado para evaluar la respuesta inmune celular; en los pacientes LL se ven respuestas negativas.
As replication of bacteria continues, the face of the person develops folds and granulomatous thickenings called lepromas.