Citation: 

Lahiri R, Adams LB. 18 September 2016, posting date. Cultivation and viability determination of Mycobacterium lepraeIn Scollard DM, Gillis TP (ed), International textbook of leprosy. www.internationaltextbookofleprosy.org.

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multibacillary leprosy
lepromatous leprosy
multi-drug therapy
bacterial index
slit-skin smear
Type 1
ROM
MFP
MDT
LL
BT
BL
BI
BB
MB
RR
TT