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ISRN Tropical Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 329283, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/329283
Research Article

The Burden of New Leprosy Cases in India: A Population-Based Survey in Two States

Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and Orthopedic Surgery, National Jalma Institute for Leprosy and Other Mycobacterial Diseases (ICMR), Taj Ganj, Agra, Uttar Pradesh 282001, India

Received 21 January 2013; Accepted 19 February 2013

Academic Editors: D. A. Boakye, S. P. Lim, and N. Micale

Copyright © 2013 Anil Kumar and Sajid Husain. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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