October 23, 2018 Jessica Lowe

There are various rumors about leprosy, it feels like a mortal to create – even deadly – illness. However, as with any disease, comprehensive knowledge can allow you to distinguish reality from fantasy. Below are some basic and some fascinating facts about leprosy. Leprosy is also called Hansen’s disease. This is in honor of Gerhard Armauer Hansen, the first physician to study the causative agent of leprosy. Based on Medical Subject Headings or MeSH (made by the United States National Library of Medicine), leprosy in three species, specifically classified. tuberculoid, borderline and lepromatous; lepromatous leprosy is the most severe, hile…