Research Article

Leprosy persistence in the health district of Kenieba despite its elimination as a public health problem at the national level in Mali

<h2>Abstract</h2> <p>WHO defined leprosy elimination as reaching a prevalence &lt; 1 case of leprosy per 10,000 inhabitants. Mali eliminated the disease since 2001 but in 2011, it recorded 226 new cases. This has a serious involvement in term of disease spreading. Therefore,...