Leptospirosis. With Special Reference to the Existence of Spirochaetosis Ictero-Haemorrhagica, or Weil's Disease, in the Andaman Islands

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TiiK term " leptospirosis" means infection by that group of spirochetes known as Leptospira. For many years there was much discussion as to whether spirochetes should be classed among protozoa or among the non-protozoal bacteria. Many workers, basing their arguments mainly on Schaudinn's classical paper published in 1905 (i), claimed that they were protozoa… (More)

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@inproceedings{Barker2017LeptospirosisWS, title={Leptospirosis. With Special Reference to the Existence of Spirochaetosis Ictero-Haemorrhagica, or Weil's Disease, in the Andaman Islands}, author={Francis Barker}, booktitle={The Indian medical gazette}, year={2017} }