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Year : 2017  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 196-198

Tenosynovitis: An unusual presentation of leprosy

1 Department of Dermatology, Command Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Dermatology, Base Hospital, Delhi Cantt, New Delhi, India
3 Department of Dermatology, AFMC, Pune, Maharashtra, India

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DOI: 10.4103/ijmy.ijmy_35_17

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Tenosynovitis is an uncommon presentation of Type 1 reaction in leprosy. Herein, we report a case of bilateral tenosynovitis of wrist joints who after being unsuccessfully treated by a rheumatologist for several months, was finally diagnosed as a case of Hansen's disease (borderline lepromatous) with Type 1 reaction.

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