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Neglecting the neglected during the COVID-19 pandemic: the case of leptospirosis in Sri Lanka

Warnasekara J, Agampodi S

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has disrupted global health systems and affected the transmission dynamics as well as the surveillance of other infectious diseases. This study described the probable...
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Oral immunization of rat with chromosomal expression LipL32 in attenuated Salmonella vaccine induces immune respond against pathogenic Leptospira

Samakchan N, Thinwang P, Boonyom R

Purpose Leptospirosis caused by Leptospira spp. remains a global health problem. Available commercial leptospiral vaccines have shown an ineffective prevention for leptospiral infection. The aim of this study was to develop...
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Comparative genome characterization of Leptospira interrogans from mild and severe leptospirosis patients

Anuntakarun S, Sawaswong V, Jitvaropas R, Praianantathavorn K, Poomipak W, Suputtamongkol Y, Chirathaworn C, Payungporn S

Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease caused by spirochetes from the genus Leptospira. In Thailand, Leptospira interrogans is a major cause of leptospirosis. Leptospirosis patients present with a wide range of...
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Usefulness of Nested Polymerase Chain Reaction with Clinical Specimens for Diagnosis of Leptospirosis: a Case Series and a Review of Literature

Na YS, Kim HL, Kim CM, Yun NR, Kim DM

A culture of the Leptospira species and the microscopic agglutination test (MAT) are considered as the reference standard for the diagnosis of leptospirosis, but both tests are imperfect for early...
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Genotyping of the causative Leptospira in symptomatic dogs in Thailand

Paungpin W, Chaiwattanarungruengpaisan S, Mongkolphan C, Wiriyarat W, Thongdee M

We investigated the genotypes of Leptospira spp. detected in symptomatic dogs in Thailand. During April to December 2012, 6 out of 41 client-owned dogs were diagnosed with leptospirosis based on...
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A Case of Sweet Syndrome Occurred to a Patient with Leptospirosis

Seol JE, Kim JU, Hong SM, Cho GJ, Jin WJ, Park SH, Park IH, Jung SY, Kim H

  • KMID: 2502306
  • Korean J Dermatol.
  • 2020 Feb;58(2):141-142.
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Historical Review of Leptospirosis in the Korea (1945 – 2015)

Kim MJ

Leptospirosis is a widespread worldwide zoonosis. Human leptospirosis was first identified in the Korea in 1984 as the cause of “epidemic pulmonary hemorrhagic fever of unknown etiology” that occurred sporadically...
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A Study on the Febrile Illness in Autumn among Farmers in Gyeongju-si: Scrub typhus, Leptospirosis, HFRS

Kim DS, Acharya D, Yoo SJ, Park JH, Lee K

OBJECTIVES: This study aimed to assess the status of Scrub typhus, Leptospirosis and HFRS(hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome) among farmers with febrile illness. METHODS: We involved a total of 841 farmers...
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Leptospirosis as Unusual Trigger of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Lee J, Kim YR, Yoon CH

Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a chronic autoimmune disorder of an unknown origin. The role of leptospirosis as a triggering factor for SLE is unknown. This paper reports an uncommon...
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Pharmacokinetics of enrofloxacin HCl-2Hâ‚‚O (Enro-C) in dogs and pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic Monte Carlo simulations against Leptospira spp.

Sumano H, Ocampo L, Tapia G, Mendoza CD, Gutierrez

Pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic (PK/PD) ratios of reference enrofloxacin (Enro-R) and enrofloxacin as HCl-2H₂O (Enro-C), as well as Monte Carlo simulations based on composite MIC₅₀ and MIC₉₀ (MIC, minimum inhibitory concentration) vs. Leptospira...
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Evaluation of a Commercial Immuno-Chromatographic Assay Kit for Rapid Detection of IgM Antibodies against Leptospira Antigen in Human Serum

Amran F, Liow YL, Halim NA

Leptospirosis is a febrile zoonotic disease. Routine diagnosis of leptospirosis is based on the detection of specific antibodies with serological tests. The aim of our study was to determine the...
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Evaluation of safety and immunogenicity of a new octavalent inactivated vaccine containing porcine parvovirus, erysipelas, and leptospira

Kim K, Choi JY, Park SJ, Hahn TW

Porcine parvovirus, Erysipelothrix (E.) rhusiopathiae, and Leptospira (L.) interrogans are considered major etiologic agents of reproductive failure in pigs, causing economic loss in the swine industry. In this study, the...
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Study on Seroprevalence and Leptospiral Antibody Distribution among High-risk Planters in Malaysia

Ridzuan JM, Aziah B, Zahiruddin W

Objectives To determine the leptospirosis seroprevalence and to identify the predominant infecting serovars among oil palm plantation workers. Methods The cross-sectional study involved 350 asymptomatic oil palm plantation workers in Melaka and Johor....
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Clinical Evaluation of Rapid Diagnostic Test Kit Using the Polysaccharide as a Genus-Specific Diagnostic Antigen for Leptospirosis in Korea, Bulgaria, and Argentina

Lee JW, Park S, Kim SH, Christova , Jacob P, Vanasco NB, Kang YM, Woo YJ, Kim MS, Kim YJ, Cho MK, Kim YW

Leptospirosis, a zoonotic disease that is caused by many serovars which are more than 200 in the world, is an emerging worldwide disease. Accurate and rapid diagnostic tests for leptospirosis...
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Study on the Prevalence of Leptospirosis among Fever Cases Reported from Private Clinics in the Urban areas of Villupuram District, Tamil Nadu, India

Basker P, Kannan P, Kolandaswamy KG

Objectives To know the prevalence of leptospirosis cases reported in private clinics among fever cases in Villupuram District, Tamil Nadu, India to know its real magnitude of the problem and to...
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Evaluation and comparison of native and recombinant LipL21 protein-based ELISAs for diagnosis of bovine leptospirosis

Joseph S, Thomas N, Thangapandian E, Singh VP, Verma R, Srivastava SK

A 21-kDa leptospiral lipoprotein (LipL21) was evaluated for its diagnostic potential to detect bovine leptospirosis by ELISA. Both native LipL21 (nLipL21) and recombinant LipL21 (rLipL21) proteins were tested and compared...
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Rhabdomyolysis Induced Acute Kidney Injury in a Patient with Leptospirosis

Choi YJ, Park JM, Jung YH, Nam JH, Chung HH, Kim TW, Cho KH, Do JY, Yun KW, Park JW

  • KMID: 2320087
  • Yeungnam Univ J Med.
  • 2011 Jun;28(1):54-59.
Leptospirosis is a spirochetal infectious disease caused by Leptospira interrogans, and may vary in degree from an asymptomatic infection to a severe and fatal illness. The kidney is one of...
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A case report of concurrent leptospirosis and salmonellosis infection

Song EH, Kim MJ, Chon HR, Ko BJ, Seo JY, Jeong ES, Choi SH

  • KMID: 2259107
  • Korean J Med.
  • 2010 Sep;79(3):331-334.
A 37-year-old male patient presented with a fever, chills, and abdominal pain. The patient was diagnosed with Typhoid fever based on blood culture, but did not clinically respond to standard...
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Clinical features of leptospirosis experienced in a university hospital between 2001 and 2007

Kang SJ, Lee KJ, Park KH, Jung SI

  • KMID: 2258369
  • Korean J Med.
  • 2009 Oct;77(4):453-460.
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease of global importance. In addition, pulmonary involvement of this disease has been increasingly reported in recent decades. The present study was performed to analyze...
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Clinical relevance of pulmonary involvement in leptospirosis

Kim MJ

  • KMID: 2258368
  • Korean J Med.
  • 2009 Oct;77(4):450-452.
Pulmonary hemorrhage has been well described as an unique one of clinical manifestations in the epidemic form of human leptospirosis in Korea and China during past decades. Interestingly, there has...
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