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Skin biopsies of 20 patients with erythema nodosum leprosum were studied histologically, by acid-fast, silver and immunological methods for the demonstration of bacterial antigen, and by immuno-peroxidase for � variety of immunological fa ctors. The results were compared with those in 10 non-reacting lepromatous patients. At the centre of the ENL lesions there was always disintegration of macrophages and release of bacterial antigen, comprising cell walls and particulate or diffuse componentsdoi:10.5935/0305-7518.19830015 fatcat:54gklqsw75hvxlwkxw2mwtg6ju