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CASE REPORT
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 179-180

Bilateral madarosis as the solitary presenting feature of multibacillary leprosy


Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (MGIMS), Sewagram, Wardha, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Ajay Krishnan
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (MGIMS), Sewagram, Wardha, Maharashtra
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-7753.100092

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Madarosis is window of diagnosis to various diseases and disorders. Though the patient presents to the dermatologist or the ophthalmologist for the treatment of this disease, a consultation with various other departments is necessary for the accurate diagnosis and treatment of this condition. Madarosis occurs in leprosy frequently but its occurrence as a presenting manifestation of leprosy has seldom been reported. Here, we are presenting a case of lepromatous leprosy who presented with bilateral madarosis only with no obvious skin lesions of leprosy.


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