Mitsuda, Kensuke

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Kensuke, Japanese physician, 1876-1964.
Mitsuda antigen - an autoclaved suspension of human tissue naturally infected with Mycobacterium leprae.
Mitsuda reaction - a delayed hypersensitivity lepromin reaction in the form of erythematous papular nodules at the site of intradermal injection of Mitsuda antigen in a lepromin test.
Mitsuda test - lepromin test by intradermal injection.
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Kensuke Mitsuda, his senior, who allowed him to study a total of 67 cases.
Mosuke Murata was a surgeon in the Tama Zenshoen Hospital where Kensuke Mitsuda worked as a senior with him.
Kensuke Mitsuda was chief of the medical section, and under him was an elder doctor named Chin.
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