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Inoculation indeterminate leprosy localised to a smallpox vaccination scar

A single, indeterminate leprosy lesion localised exclusively to a smallpox vaccination scar in a 32-year old Indian male is reported. The diagnosis was confirmed by histopathology. This is the second published report of a leprosy lesion occurring at the site of a smallpox vaccination.

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Ashok Ghorpade;
Inoculation indeterminate leprosy localised to a smallpox vaccination scar; Leprosy Review; 2007; 78; 4; 398-400; DOI: 10.47276/lr.78.4.398
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