Leptospirosis: recent incidents and available diagnostics - a review.

  title={Leptospirosis: recent incidents and available diagnostics - a review.},
  author={Y Yuszniahyati and F R Kenneth and J Daisy Vanitha},
  journal={The Medical journal of Malaysia},
  volume={70 6},
OBJECTIVE The aim of this article was to review published research articles on leptospirosis, in particular the recent incidence of leptospirosis in Malaysia and the currently available diagnostic methods for the detection of leptospirosis. METHODS PubMed, Google Scholar and Google Search databases were searched using the key words Leptospira and leptospirosis. A total of seventy-six references were reviewed including sixty-seven research articles, three annual reports from Ministry of Health… CONTINUE READING

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