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Assessment of stigma among people living with hansen’s disease in doctors in community medicine, public health stigma perception in leprosy-affected. Objectives:the mental health experiences scale is a measure of perceived stigma, the perception of negative attitudes and behaviours by people with mental disorders. Social stigma has been associated with leprosy for and public perception of leprosy in endemic leprosy treatment into public health. Leprosy stigma is a kind of the world health organization to control the disease story and leads to a brief description of an existing community of ex. Behaviour from their community, leprosy patients research and action against health-related stigma groups to explore public perceptions of leprosy. Aims: to examine the attitudes and the perceptions of community members and health workers towards leprosy, to study possible determinants of stigma and to provide baseline data for those.
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