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Global leprosy update, 2013; reducing disease burden - Weekly Epidemiological Record 2014


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Le point sur la situation mondiale de la lèpre, 2013: réduction de la charge de morbidité
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2006 - 03/2014
Series or system 
WHO Weekly Epidemiological Record (WER)
Data type

The Global leprosy update, 2013; reducing disease burden bulletin reports on the state of leprosy from 2006-2013 for various countries, territories, and WHO regions. Tables in the report include prevalence, trends, distribution, and relapse of the disease, and are aggregated by country, year or WHO region. The introduction provides an overview of the state of the disease and information about the reporting countries.