• Leprosy Trends at a Tertiary Care Hospital in Mumbai, India, From 2008 to 2015

      Muthuvel, T; Isaakidis, Pe; Shewade, HD; Kattuppara, L; Singh, R; Govindarajulu, S (Co-Action Publishing, 2016-11-23)
      Leprosy remains an important cause of preventable disabilities. After the advent of multidrug therapy, new leprosy cases have come down dramatically. Despite this achievement, India, which contributes 60% of the global leprosy burden, faces some challenges to eliminate the disease, including active transmission in the community and delayed diagnosis of leprosy patients.