tuberculoid leprosy

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tu·ber·cu·loid lep·ro·sy

a benign, stable, and resistant form of the disease in which the lepromin reaction is strongly positive and in which the lesions are erythematous, insensitive, infiltrated plaques with clear-cut edges.

tu·ber·cu·loid lep·ro·sy

(tū-bĕr'kyū-loyd lep'rŏ-sē)
A benign, stable, and resistant form of leprosy in which the lepromin reaction is strongly positive and in which the lesions are erythematous, insensitive, infiltrated plaques with distinct edges.
Synonym(s): nodular leprosy.