Relapses in multibacillary patients treated with multi-drug therapy until smear negativity: findings after twenty years.
What does MB stand for?
MB stands for Multibacillary (leprosy)
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- Moody Blues (band)
- Moon Bandit (computer game)
- Moon Bounce (ham radio)
- Mortgage Broker (various companies)
- Moscow Bound (Vietnam POWs)
- Mossbauer Spectrometer (NASA)
- Multi-Ball (pinball)
Samples in periodicals archive:
People with untreated multibacillary types of the disease are the main sources of infection.
Among these 90 specimens, 26 slit scrapings were from paucibacillary (PB) cases and 44 slit scrapings and 20 biopsies were from multibacillary (MB) cases.
Of 29 Micronesian patients, 22 (76%) had multibacillary HD, 5 were female, and 3 were children.
HAART and MDT for multibacillary leprosy were prescribed.
Short report: do intestinal nematodes increase the risk for multibacillary leprosy?