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Table 1 Clinical findings of the patients with specific skin ulcers caused by leprosy

From: Ulcers in leprosy patients, an unrecognized clinical manifestation: a report of 8 cases

Case numberGenderProvenanceAge at diagnosisTime from the appearance of skin ulcers to the diagnosis of leprosyRidley-Jopling classification [9]Topography of skin ulcersType of other skin lesionsGrade of disability at diagnosisTime to resolution of ulcers after start of MDT-MB
1MalePorto União - Santa Catarina37.25 monthsBLLower and upper limbs, abdomenPerforation of nasal septae; infiltration of ear lobeGrade 212 months
2MaleJacobina - Bahia15.92 yearsLLHands and feetHistoid leprosyGrade 17 months
3MaleNigeria34.53 yearsLLLower limbsFoveolar plaquesGrade 26 months
4MaleAdamantina - São Paulo71.94 yearsLLLower limbsMadarosisGrade 27 months
5MaleCotia - São Paulo53.61 yearLLLower limbsPerforation of nasal septae; infiltration of ear lobe; madarosisGrade 23 months
6MaleAdolfo - São Paulo56.62 monthsBLLower and upper limbsPerforation of nasal septae; ulcerated vegetating lesion on hard palate; madarosisGrade 28 months
7MaleSousa - Paraíba42.89 monthsBLLower limbsDiffuse infiltration with leonine facies; histoid leprosy; ulcerated vegetating lesion on hard palate; infiltration of ear lobe; madarosisGrade 23 months
8MaleItabirito - Minas Gerais68.33 monthsLLLower limbsInfiltration of ear lobe; madarosisGrade 29 months