What is Leprosy? Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

What is Leprosy? Leprosy is caused by a bacterium called Mycobacterium leprae. The disease affects skin and peripheral nervous system. The infected areas become benumbed. There are other symptoms like ulceration, nodulation, deformities of finger and other body parts. The disease is transmitted only through prolonged contact with affected person. Childe of leper, if isolated … Read more