Seroprevalence of Leptospira hardjo in cattle and African buffalos in southwestern Uganda.

Abstract

Leptospirosis, caused by the spirochete bacterium Leptospira spp. is a zoonosis, distributed worldwide and classified as an emerging infectious disease. Fatal outcomes to leptospiral infection do occur and the disease can cause abortion and other reproductive problems in cattle, goats, and pigs. In humans the symptoms range from subclinical infection to… (More)
DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.13-0466

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