Atypical manifestations of leptospirosis.

@article{Rajapakse2015AtypicalMO,
  title={Atypical manifestations of leptospirosis.},
  author={Senaka Rajapakse and Chaturaka Rodrigo and Krishan Balaji and Sumadhya Deepika Fernando},
  journal={Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene},
  year={2015},
  volume={109 5},
  pages={
          294-302
        }
}
Leptospirosis is an illness with a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations and severe illness affects nearly all organ systems. Serious and potentially life-threatening clinical manifestations of acute leptospirosis are caused by both direct tissue invasion by spirochaetes and by the host immune responses. In its severe form, leptospirosis can cause multi-organ dysfunction and death in a matter of days. Therefore it is critical to suspect and recognize the disease early, in order to initiate… CONTINUE READING
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