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Friday, December 19, 2008

Medical → Leprosy

Leprosy or Hansen's disease, is a chronic incurable disease caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium leprae. Leprosy causes permanent damage to the skin, nerves, limbs and eyes. Contrary to popular belief, leprosy does not actually cause body parts to simply fall off.

In 2002, 763,917 new cases of leprosy were detected worldwide. Thank you for visiting! Take time to appreciate life!

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Thomas Covenant
Yes.. Leprosy is now curable... over the
past 20 years.. 15 million people have
been cured... but thats $$$.. in 3rd
world countries... your fucked
2012-04-12 02:23:43

maryjoy caacby
how it form?
2012-03-04 08:19:58

gigi gigi love you long time
2012-01-27 01:55:05

Lol? for one, leprosy is cureable. And
also, the second to last picture is
laughable... leprosy does not, NOT,
cause bone disfigurement. It causes bone
waisting, skin lesions and other stuff.
not defiguration... worst... article...
2012-01-22 18:55:50

The Dude
Leprosy is NOT incurable. It is incredibly curable with a simple regimen of medications. The more cases of leprosy could be avoided if one seeks treatment early.
2011-12-05 00:46:04

Some people on here who have become
insensitive to human suffering
2011-12-01 08:19:02

Love the last one...
2011-11-01 21:12:01

2011-05-29 17:30:00

the sad-o's that go on here to complain about its cruel to joke about this.. get a life srsly. its funny :')
2011-02-01 15:38:31

muy bueno me gusta desde argentina

2011-01-29 22:38:57

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