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People with leprosy related disabilities
At the end of 2010, a total of 3,346 people affected by leprosy (PALs) with disabilities were registered. Among them 476 (14.2%) were staying  in care centres. Of the registered, 1,915 (57.2 %) were reviewed to assess their physical impairments. As a result of the assessment 2773.1% (1,401) showed improvements, 26.4 %  (506) showed no change while the condition 43 (2.2%) deteriorated.



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