From the case: Leprosy

Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Marked destructive changes in the midfoot of a patient with leprosy.  These images are from Dr. John Hunter's amazing MSK collection. Dr. J...”

Used in the following article:

  • Leprosy - “ Leprosy, previously known as Hansen's disease, is a chronic infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium leprae and presents mainly in tropical deve...”
  • Licked candy stick appearance (bones) - “ The term licked candy stick appearance refers to tapering of the tips of the metacarpal bones, metatarsal bones, phalanges or clavicles and is usu...”

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