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Patients with leprosy have skin growths, discolored skin lesions and stiff skin, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Leprosy also causes nose problems, such as nosebleeds and stuffy noses. Patien... More »

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Since the year 1873 when leprosy was officially diagnosed by Norwegian doctor Armauer Hansen and for many centuries before that, people who contract leprosy have been ostracized from their homes and communities, accordin... More »

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Personal medical records are not available to the public, but the World Health Organization offers statistics on how many leprosy patients are diagnosed each year and in what part of the world they reside. The first ment... More »

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