Clinical presentation of leptospirosis: a retrospective study of 201 patients in a metropolitan city of Brazil.

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INTRODUCTION leptospirosis is a zoonosis of worldwide importance. The disease is endemic in Brazil. This study was conducted to describe the clinical and laboratory presentation of leptospirosis in a metropolitan city of Brazil. METHODS this is a retrospective study including 201 consecutive patients with leptospirosis admitted to tertiary hospitals in… (More)

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@article{Daher2010ClinicalPO, title={Clinical presentation of leptospirosis: a retrospective study of 201 patients in a metropolitan city of Brazil.}, author={Elizabeth de Francesco Daher and Rafael S. A. Lima and Geraldo Bezerra da Silva J{\'u}nior and Eveline C Silva and Nahme N N Karbage and Raquel S Kataoka and Paulo C Carvalho J{\'u}nior and Max M Magalh{\~a}es and Rosa M. S. Mota and Alexandre Braga Lib{\'o}rio}, journal={The Brazilian journal of infectious diseases : an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases}, year={2010}, volume={14 1}, pages={3-10} }