Being Sick

Leprosy- noun, Pathology . a chronic, mildly infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium leprae, affecting the peripheral nervous system, skin, and nasal mucosa and variously characterized by ulcerations, tubercular nodules, and loss ofsensation that sometimes leads to traumatic amputation of the anesthetized part. Mycobacterium leprae- multiply in macrophages (white blood cells that phagocytizes both innate and… Continue reading Being Sick