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Examples from the Web for lepra
Sulphur has been used with benefit in Eczema, Impetigo, and Lepra.The Action of Medicines in the System
Frederick William Headland
In ichthyosis, lepra, psoriasis, and some other scaly skin diseases.
Dr Collier states that a strong lotion of nitric acid is almost a specific in lepra, and several other kindred skin diseases.
They were all called by hard names; the eldest was named Lepra, the second Chras, and the third Scorbutia.The Works of Henry Fielding; vol. xi
In lepra, psoriasis, &c.; and in corroding tubercular diseases.