Leprosy

Case contributed by Dr Matt Skalski
Modality: X-ray

There is atrophy and resorption of the phalanges and metatarsals bilaterally, most prominently involving the 1st and 5th rays. 

Case Discussion

The findings in this case are in keeping with the patient's known diagnosis of leprosy. 

This case is courtesy of the late Dr. Deborah Forrester. 

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Case Information

rID: 25125
Case created: 6th Oct 2013
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
Tag: leprosy
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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