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Type 1 Leprosy Reaction Manifesting After Discontinuation of Adalimumab Therapy

Ivan D. Camacho, MD; Isabel Valencia, MD; Maria P. Rivas, MD; Anne E. Burdick, MD, MPH
Arch Dermatol. 2009;145(3):349-351. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2009.10.
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Clinical appearance of our patient. A, Erythematous and edematous right ear. B, Erythematous papules and plaques on the chest.

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The primary image shows diffuse granulomatous infiltrate (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnification ×40), and the inset shows scattered acid-fast bacilli (arrows) (Fite stain, original magnification ×100).

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