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Are all the organs affected by leprosy?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Not all organs: Granulomas can form on nerves, eyes, skin & in respiratory tract. There may be loss of body parts due to inability to feel pain leading to recurrent injuries & secondary infections.
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