Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview Incidence Symptoms Evaluation Treatment specialist Home Care warning signs Prevention Outlook Underlying Cause Transmission Types

Hansen's Disease Treatment

Treatment for leprosy usually includes antibiotics, physical therapy, and surgery to repair damaged tissue.

Treatment options for leprosy includes:

Hansen's Disease Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat leprosy:

Continue to Hansen's Disease Home Care

Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

PubMed Hansen's Disease References
  1. Hartzell JD, Zapor M, Peng S, Straight T. Leprosy: a case series and review. South Med J. 2004 Dec;97(12):1252-6. [15646765]
  2. Le Grand A. Women and leprosy: a review. Lepr Rev. 1997 Sep;68(3):203-11. [9364820]
FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.