Diseases

Name

Leprosy

Names alternate

Hansen's disease
Hansen disease
HD

Parents
(1) Dermatologic infection
(2) Nervous system illness
(3) Respiratory diseases
Agents
(1) Mycobacterium leprae > Mycobacterium > Bacteria
(2) Mycobacterium lepromatosis > Mycobacterium > Bacteria
Populations
(1) Armadillo (Dasypodidae) > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(3) Non-human primate > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(4) Red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Air-borne
(2) Casual contact
Properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging
(2) Notifiable diseases (USA)
Documents
(1) WHO: Leprosy (2015)
(2) Wikipedia: Leprosy (2015)
Created

2015-07-27 14:10:36+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 21:54:25.601536+00:00