lepromin

noun
lep·​ro·​min | \ le-ˈprō-mən How to pronounce lepromin (audio) \

Medical Definition of lepromin

: an extract of human leprous tissue used in a skin test for leprosy infection

called also leprolin

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“Lepromin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lepromin. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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