English to Filipino Meaning :: leprosy

ketong, lepra, leprosi
Leprosy :
ketong
- ketong
 

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Noun(1) chronic granulomatous communicable disease occurring in tropical and subtropical regions; characterized by inflamed nodules beneath the skin and wasting of body parts; caused by the bacillus Mycobacterium leprae

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(1) she got leprosy(2) It now looks as if leprosy originated in East Africa, and Europeans and North Africans took it to West Africa.(3) In this way, they spread disease, plague, leprosy , typhoid fever, cholera, dysentery, and so on.(4) In 1879, Albert Neisser, one of Robert Koch's pupils, visited Bergen to study leprosy .(5) While patients with tuberculoid leprosy have only a few organisms, those with lepromatous leprosy have abundant bacteria.(6) Diseases like leprosy , Guinea worm and river blindness are endemic.(7) he has leprosy(8) They prefer their disease to be called Hansen's disease not leprosy , and the disease can be easily cured.(9) The eating of pork has produced leprosy and cancerous tumors.(10) This may happen due to injuries, infections, or even chronic problems like rheumatoid arthritis and leprosy .(11) On the other hand, smallpox has been eradicated, sleeping sickness has become rare, and polio and leprosy are under control.(12) However, despite drug treatment, the number of new cases of leprosy detected each year has stayed the same or risen.(13) Programmes to control leprosy , hepatitis and dengue fever are vividly shown.(14) Some neighbours believed she had leprosy , a disease that brings immediate isolation in Hindu society.(15) Historically, anxiety about the loss of the nose is tied to stigmatizing diseases - leprosy and syphilis.(16) In those days, people used to think I could cure them of laryngitis, leprosy or haemophilia just by touching them with my horn.
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1. leprosy ::
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