Traduction en anglais : Importation of leprosy into Germany from 1981 to 1992.
73 cases of leprosy were imported into the Federal Republic of Germany between 1981 and 1992.
A large number of imported cases came from Asian countries (32 cases), 61 patients were male, 12 female. 30 patients had the tuberculoid typ of leprosy, 29 the lepromatous.
From the total of 73 leprosy patients 7 were German nationals.
Early diagnosis and efficient treatment play an important role in ensuring a good prognosis.
Mots-clés Pascal : Lèpre, Mycobactériose, Bactériose, Infection, Homme, Importation, Epidémiologie, Peau pathologie, Allemagne, Europe
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Leprosy, Mycobacterial infection, Bacteriosis, Infection, Human, Import, Epidemiology, Skin disease, Germany, Europe
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0627783
Code Inist : 002B05B02L1. Création : 199406.