Quick Facts Aboutâ?¦ Hansenâ??s Disease (Leprosy)
Quick Facts. Aboutâ?¦ Hansenâ??s Disease (Leprosy) What is Hansenâ??s Disease ? Hansenâ??s Disease (HD), commonly known as leprosy, is a long-term disease caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium leprae.
Leprosy Stigma – Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia
Stanley Stein, a blind patient, started The Star, a crusading international magazine against leprosy stigma, at Carville; this journal accomplished great achievements in raising awareness of Hansen’s Disease.
Lepromin – Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia
By contrast, a positive Fernandez reaction is seen in the skin of patients with tuberculoid and borderline tuberculoid Hansen’s Disease. Patient’s with this form of HD have an immune system that does not recognise the molecular parasite (plasmid) carried at the surface of the Hansen’s bacillus lodged
Photos Taken On The Hawaiian Island Of Molokai.
A collection of photos taken on the Kalaupapa Peninsula, home to the Hansen’s Disease (Leper) Colony on the Hawaiian Island of Molokai.
Top Books About Old Hawaii By O.A. Bushnell – Our Picks For …
Bushnell co-authored this amazing biography of Mother Marianne Cope who came to Hawaii from Syracuse and dedicated her life to serving those suffering from leprosy (Hansen’s Disease) on the Kalaupapa Peninsula of Molokai.