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Borderline Leprosy Summary

Description: A form of LEPROSY in which there are clinical manifestations of both principal types (lepromatous and tuberculoid). The disease may shift toward one of these two polar or principal forms.

Also Known As: Leprosy, Borderline; Borderline Leprosies; Dimorphous Leprosies; Dimorphous Leprosy; Leprosies, Borderline Show All >>

Networked: 54 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 6 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Borderline Leprosy

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  2. Prednisone (Sone) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 119 Generic
  3. Lepromin : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  4. Peroxynitrous Acid (Peroxynitrite) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  5. Rifampin (Rifampicin) : 1 study in 2 results : FDA 13 Generic
  6. Antibodies : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  7. 3-nitrotyrosine : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  8. Lipids : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. anti-leprosy vaccine : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  10. Dapsone : 6 results : FDA 3
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Diseases Related to Borderline Leprosy

  1. Granuloma
  2. Lepromatous Leprosy
  3. Neuritis (Polyneuritis)
  4. Leprosy (Hansen's Disease)
  5. Tuberculoid Leprosy
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Key Therapies for Borderline Leprosy

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  1. Immunotherapy : 1 outcome 2 studies in 3 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 2 results
  4. Chemoprevention : 1 result
  5. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 result

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