Buruli

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Buruli,

district in Uganda.
Buruli lesion - infection with Mycobacterium ulcerans, causing painless nodule which ulcerates on leg or forearm; common in children and first noted in Buruli.
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The age-specific odds ratio for male likelihood of having an active Buruli lesion is 0.
Effectiveness of excision of pre-ulcerative Buruli lesions in field situations in a rural district in Ghana.
In a study designed to assess the effectiveness of excising preulcerative Buruli lesions in field situations in Ghana, Amofah et al.
Clinical features and treatment of pre-ulcerative Buruli lesions (Mycobacterium ulcerans infection), report II of the Uganda Buruli group.