Turkish Journal of Anaesthesiology & Reanimation
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Leprosy, Ancient Disease and Modern Anaesthetic Considerations

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Department of Anaesthesiology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Turk J Anaesthesiol Reanim 2020; 48: 337-339
DOI: 10.5152/TJAR.2020.54782
Read: 33 Downloads: 24 Published: 06 February 2020

Leprosy is as old as mankind. Although rare, it could be seen in some parts of the world. Therefore, anaesthesiologists have to be familiar with its consequences and considerations that could pose as a challenge. Here, we report a case of leprosy that was referred to our hospital for debridement of his infected foot.

Cite this article as: Mottaghi K, Safari F, Nashibi M, Sezari P. Leprosy, Ancient Disease and Modern Anaesthetic Considerations. Turk J Anaesthesiol Reanim 2020; 48(4): 337-9.

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