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Year : 2012  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 215-217

Hansen's disease with McCune-Albright syndrome

1 Department of Endocrinology, Command Hospital, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Department of Neurology, Command Hospital, Bangalore, India
3 Department of Dermatology, Command Hospital, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

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KVS Hari Kumar
Department of Endocrinology, Command Hospital, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-777X.103901

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McCune-Albright syndrome (MAS) comprises a triad of fibrous dysplasia of bone, cafι-au-lait macule, and endocrinopathy. The disease is due to activating mutation of G protein-coupled receptor leading to hyperfunction of glands. Hansen's disease is caused by infection with Mycobacterium leprae and is seen with underlying immunosuppressed conditions in genetically predisposed individuals. We recently encountered a patient with Hansen's disease along with underlying MAS and report the same in this report.

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