Hansen's disease


Han·sen's disease

noun \ˈhan(t)-sənz-\

Definition of HANSEN'S DISEASE

:  leprosy

Origin of HANSEN'S DISEASE

Armauer Hansen †1912 Norwegian physician
First Known Use: 1938

Hansen's disease

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HANSEN'S DISEASE

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