Double trouble: Hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome and leptospirosis

Alemka Markotić, Ilija Kuzman, Krsto Babić, Alenka Gagro, Stuart Nichol, Thomas G. Ksiazek, Sabina Rabatić, Dragan Dekaris

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Abstract

The clinical picture of hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome can closely mimic that of unicteric leptospirosis and vice versa. This is the first description of dual infection with Dobrava virus and leptospira and alteration of immune parameters in a Croatian soldier.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)221-224
Number of pages4
JournalScandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases
Volume34
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 23 2002
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Microbiology(all)
  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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    Markotić, A., Kuzman, I., Babić, K., Gagro, A., Nichol, S., Ksiazek, T. G., Rabatić, S., & Dekaris, D. (2002). Double trouble: Hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome and leptospirosis. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases, 34(3), 221-224. https://doi.org/10.1080/00365540110077227