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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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
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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


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