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ALLMedicine™ Leptospirosis Center

Research & Reviews  810 results

Determining the spatial distribution of environmental and socio-economic suitability fo...
Infectious Diseases of Poverty; Cristaldi MA, Catry T et. al.

Aug 5th, 2022 - Leptospirosis is among the leading zoonotic causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Knowledge about spatial patterns of diseases and their underlying processes have the potential to guide intervention efforts. However, leptospirosis is often ...

Assessment of recombinant antigens Tp0100 and Tp1016 of Treponema pallidum for serologi...
Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis; Chen D, Wang S et. al.

Aug 1st, 2022 - To discover novel serodiagnostic candidates for the serological diagnosis of syphilis. Two recombinant Treponema pallidum proteins Tp0100 and Tp1016 were expressed, purified, and identified by Western Blotting. A total of 600 clinical serum sample...

Leptospirosis among Dengue-Negative Febrile Patients in Selangor, Malaysia.
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Loong SK, Abd-Majid MA et. al.

Jul 28th, 2022 - In recent years, the number of leptospirosis cases, including the number of deaths, has exponentially increased in Malaysia. From June 2016 to February 2018, blood samples of 321 febrile patients with the presumptive diagnosis of dengue-like illne...

Limited Awareness of Melioidosis in High-risk Populations Despite an Increasing Inciden...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Smith S, Buikstra E et. al.

Jul 28th, 2022 - The incidence of melioidosis, an opportunistic infection caused by Burkholderia pseudomallei, has recently doubled in Far North Queensland (FNQ), Australia. This contrasts with the local burden of dengue, which is nearing elimination, and the stab...

Evaluation of the impact of chemical control on the ecology of Rattus norvegicus of an ...
PloS One; Pertile AC, Lustosa R et. al.

Jul 21st, 2022 - The presence of synanthropic rodents, such as Rattus norvegicus, in urban environments generates high costs of prophylaxis and control, in large part due to the environmental transmission of the pathogenic spirochete Leptospira interrogans, which ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  19 results

Chronic Post-leptospirosis Manifestations in Reunion

Jun 29th, 2022 - Leptospirosis is a zoonosis caused by spirochetes, pathogenic bacteria of the genus Leptospira. It is transmitted to humans through mucocutaneous lesions by contact with water or soil contaminated by the urine of animal reservoirs (rats, dogs, pig...

Leptospirosis Care Bundle Study

Jun 21st, 2022 - So in management of Leptospirosis patients There really is no another approach to treatment. The importance of the problem was acknowledged by the researchers. As a result, this study was performed in order to The Leptospirosis Care Bundle has bee...

Study of the Innate Immune Response to the Acute Phase of Human Leptospirosis - IMMUNOLEPTO

Jun 10th, 2022 - The research hypothesis is based on a suspected strong involvement of the immune system in the genesis of serious manifestations of the disease (hepatitis, renal failure, thrombocytopenia, intra-alveolar hemorrhage). The question asked is that of ...

Leptospirosis Registry Gathers Knowledge on Epidemiology, Clinical Course, Prognostic Factors and Molecular Characteristics for Invasive Leptospirosis Disease

May 24th, 2022 - Leptospirosis is a worldwide zoonotic diseases caused by pathogenic Leptospira spp. Human are accidental hosts, who acquired infections after exposition to animal urine, contaminated water or soil, infected tissue. During bacteremia, Leptospira sp...

Cohort of Hospitalized Patients Suspected of Leptospirosis

May 18th, 2022 - COLEPT is a prospective interventional study that intends to better inform about leptospirosis, a neglected zoonotic infectious disease. During prospective follow-up of hospitalized acute leptospirosis cases, the participants will be assessed duri...

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News  19 results

AI May Help Clinicians Differentiate Between Tropical Diseases

Jul 1st, 2022 - (Reuters Health) - Artificial intelligence may help clinicians tell the difference between different tropical diseases, a new study suggests. Researchers used data from 800 patients to develop a machine learning tool that may aid in early discrimi...

Renal Replacement Therapy in a Patient Diagnosed With Pancreatitis Secondary to Severe Leptospirosis
Jose C. Maria-Rios, MD, Gerald L. Marin-Garcia, MD et. al.

Dec 4th, 2020 - Leptospirosis (LS) is considered the most common and widespread zoonotic disease in the world. Numerous outbreaks have occurred in the past 10 years.

After Hurricane Florence, Significant Worry Over Infectious Diseases

Sep 21st, 2018 - Infectious diseases and injuries are significant concerns after Hurricane Florence, and experts also remain vigilant about the disease threat resulting from destruction of the numerous hog farms in the Carolinas and the runoff from hog waste lagoo...

Kawasaki disease: New info to enhance our index of suspicion
Pediatric News;

May 30th, 2018 - Other factors that have classically increased suspicion are winter/early spring presentation in North America, male gender (1. 5:1 ratio to females), and Asian (particularly Japanese) ancestry.

CDC Advises Clinicians Treating Patients From Hurricane Areas

Oct 25th, 2017 - The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Health Alert Network (HAN) advisory for health providers treating patients in or recently returned from hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands (USVI). Because of...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →