Oral Lesions in Leprosy Revisited: A Case ReportDhawan, A. K. MD; Verma, Prashant MD; Sharma, S. MD*American Journal of Dermatopathology: August 2012 - Volume 34 - Issue 6 - p 666–667 doi: 10.1097/DAD.0b013e3182485bcc Extraordinary Case Report Abstract Author Information Abstract Abstract: There is a scarcity of the histopathologically proven lesions of leprosy in the oral cavity, in the world literature. A 55-year-old man had come with a complaint of asymptomatic nodular lesions in the oral cavity. Cutaneous lesions and peripheral nerve examination were suggestive of lepromatous leprosy. Histopathologic examination of a nodule on the palate demonstrated diffuse macrophagic granulomas and acid-fast bacilli. Author Information Department of Dermatology and STD and Department of Pathology*, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, University of Delhi, Delhi, India. Reprints: Prashant Verma, MD, Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi University, Delhi 110095, India (e-mail: email@example.com). The authors report no conflicts of interest to disclose. © 2012 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.