Village residents receive MDT — “multiple drug therapy” consisting of dapsone, rifampicine (Rimactane ) and clofazimine (Lamprene ) — which suppresses the disease and stops it from spreading to others. While these keep leprosy from being contagious, they do not reverse its ravages.

photos by Rebecca Zimmer
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