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Arch. med. vet. vol.46 no.3 Valdivia 2014 Leptospirosis in dogs and cats: epidemiology, clinical disease, zoonotic implications and prevention. Leptospirosis in dogs and cats: epidemiology, clinical disease, zoonotic implications and prevention Leptospirosis en caninos y felinos domésticos: epidemiología, enfermedad clínica, implicaciones zoonóticas y prevención.
GLOBALIZATION AND HEALTH 12/04/14 Globalization of leptospirosis through travel and migration. 1.Bharti AR, Nally JE, Ricaldi JN, Matthias MA, Diaz MM, Lovett MA, Levett PN, Gilman RH, Willig MR, Gotuzzo E, Vinetz JM: Leptospirosis: a zoonotic disease of global importance.
Résumé traduit : Dans les pays où des données longitudinales sont disponibles, on note une nette augmentation de la proportion de leptospirose associée aux voyages au fil du temps. Les modèles de déclaration montrent clairement une sous-estimation flagrante de cette maladie en raison du manque d'installations de diagnostic. L'essor des voyages et de l'écotourisme dans le monde a conduit à des changements dramatiques dans l'épidémiologie de la leptospirose. Nous explorons les obstacles à la prévention, au dépistage et au diagnostic de la leptopirose dans les systèmes de santé des pays endémiques et du migrant ou voyageur de retour. Nous soulignons la nécessité d'élaborer des lignes directrices et des stratégies de prévention de la leptospirose liées aux voyages et aux migrations, y compris en renforçant la sensibilisation à la maladie parmi les professionnels de la santé dans les pays à revenu élevé. – guatemalt
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Prince Mahidol Award Conference 2013. 2013, Prince Mahidol Award Conference, Bangkok, Thailand Google Scholar 5.Pappas G, Papadimitriou P, Siozopoulou V, Christou L, Akritidis N: The globalization of leptospirosis: worldwide incidence trends. PLOS 26/04/18 Frequency of exposure of endangered Caspian seals to Canine distemper virus, Leptospira interrogans, and Toxoplasma gondii. Abstract Canine distemper virus (CDV), Leptospira interrogans, and Toxoplasma gondii are potentially lethal pathogens associated with decline in marine mammal populations.
The Caspian Sea is home for the endangered Caspian seal (Pusa caspica). In the late 1990s and early 2000s, CDV caused a series of mortality events involving at least several thousand Caspian seals. To assess current infection status in Caspian seals, we surveyed for antibodies to three pathogens with potential to cause mortality in marine mammals. During 2015–2017, we tested serum samples from 36, apparently healthy, Caspian seals, accidentally caught in fishing nets in the Caspian Sea off Northern Iran, for antibodies to CDV, L. interrogans, and T. gondii, by virus neutralization, microscopic agglutination, and modified agglutination, respectively. PLOS 13/09/16 High Leptospira Diversity in Animals and Humans Complicates the Search for Common Reservoirs of Human Disease in Rural Ecuador. Abstract Background Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease responsible for high morbidity around the world, especially in tropical and low income countries.
West Indian Med J - 2017 - Estimated Effects of Climate Variables on Transmission of Malaria, Dengue and Leptospirosis within Georgetown, Guyana. UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA - SEPT 2015 - Thèse en ligne : Evaluation of Soil as a Risk Indicator for Human Leptospirosis in Coastal, Rural Ecuador. Revista Argentina de Microbiología Available online 9 April 2019 Seroprevalence of leptospirosis in human groups at risk due to environmental, labor or social conditions. GEOSPATIAL HEALTH - 2019 - Predictive risk mapping of human leptospirosis using support vector machine classification and multilayer perceptron neural network. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS 15/06/18 Diagnosis of Human Leptospirosis in a Clinical Setting: Real-Time PCR High Resolution Melting Analysis for Detection of Leptospira at the Onset of Disease.
Ethical considerations The present study followed international ethical guidelines and was evaluated and approved (Ref.
HDES/CES/159/2009) by the Health Ethics Committee of the Hospital of Divino Espírito Santo of Ponta Delgada (HDES). The analysis of retrospective samples (serum and urine) from patients suspected of having leptospirosis was exempted from the need to obtain informed consent under the regulations of the Portuguese Data Protection Commission – law 12/2005 article 19, number 6 ( accessed February 22, 2017). Study design A total of 202 patients were investigated from January 2015 to June 2016 (Supplementary Table S1). Reference molecular test (conventional nested PCR) Conventional nested PCR was considered the reference standard for Leptospira spp. BIOPHOTONICS 30/04/19 Leptospirosis detection using tapered optical fiber biosensor. Left to right: Nurul Hida Zainuddin and Mohd Hanif Yaacob developed a tapered optical fiber biosensor to detect Leptospirosis.
Inset: Schematic of the tapered optical fiber coated with aldehyde coatings as a DNA biofunctionalized layer. By: Mohd Hanif Yaacob Leptospirosisis a deadly disease with common early flu-like symptoms. Leptospirosisin human is caused by bacteria known as Leptospira. The infection is resulted from direct or indirect contact with contaminated urine, water or soil from infected animals especially rodents. Researchers from Wireless and Photonics Networks (WiPNET) Research Centre of Excellence, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has developed a sensitive and specific optical sensing system using tapered optical fiber to detect Leptospira DNA.
ASTMH - JUL 2018 - Leptospirosis among Returned Travelers: A GeoSentinel Site Survey and Multicenter Analysis—1997–2016. IRANIAN JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY - AOUT 2011 - Evaluation of pathogenic serovars of Leptospira interrogans in dairy cattle herds of Shahrekord by PCR. WASHINGTON STATE DEPARTEMENT OF HEALTH - Guideline : Leptospirosis. World Applied Sciences Journal 34 (6): 845-853, 2016 Leptospirosis in Animal and its Public Health Implications: A Review. BMC VETERINARY RESEARCH 17/07/18 Diagnosis of acute canine leptospirosis using multiple laboratory tests and characterization of the isolated strains. Sample collection and inclusion criteria Urine and blood samples were collected from 33 dogs with suspected clinical leptospirosis presented to the University of São Paulo Veterinary Hospital Service (Hovet FMVZ-USP) between 2013 and 2016. The dogs were suspected of acute leptospirosis when presenting with high serum blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and creatinine levels of unknown origin (> 60 mg/dL and 1.4 mg/dL, respectively) in association with two or more clinical manifestations suggestive of leptospirosis (hemorrhagic disorders, fever, vomiting, jaundice, prostration, hyporexia/anorexia).
Dogs presenting with polyuria, polydipsia and weight loss a month prior to the presentation at the veterinary ambulatory were not included in the study in order to rule out chronic kidney disease bias. Leptospiral culturing, PCR and MAT were performed in all suspected dogs at clinical presentation, and samples were collected prior to the institution of antimicrobial therapy. Diagnostic criteria. REV. INST. MED. TROP. SAO PAULO - SEPT/OCT 2014 - HIGH SENSITIVE PCR METHOD FOR DETECTION OF PATHOGENIC Leptospira spp. IN PARAFFIN-EMBEDDED TISSUES. PLOS 18/06/15 Diagnosis of Leptospirosis: Comparison between Microscopic Agglutination Test, IgM-ELISA and IgM Rapid Immunochromatography Test. Abstract Background Leptospirosis is diagnosed on clinical grounds, and confirmed by microscopic agglutination test (MAT).
IgM-ELISA (Serion-Virion) and immunochromatography test (Leptocheck-WB) are two immunodiagnostic assays for leptospirosis. Their sensitivity, specificity and applicability in Sri Lanka have not been systematically evaluated. Methods Clinically diagnosed leptospirosis patients (n = 919) were recruited from three hospitals in the Western Province of Sri Lanka, during June 2012 to December 2013. Results. Trop Med Int Health. 2017 Nov;22(11):1405-1413. Epidemiological and clinical features of leptospirosis in a highly endemic area over three time periods. Ann Agric Environ Med 2017;24(4):671–675 Changes in leptospirosis etiology in animals and humans. CDC EID - FEV 2018 - Effects of Culling on Leptospira interrogans Carriage by Rats.
Author affiliations: The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (M.J.
Lee, K.A Byers, C.M. Donovan, D.M. Patrick, C.G. JOURNAL OF MICROBIAL & BIOCHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY - 2016 - Scrub Typhus and Leptospirosis: The fallacy of Diagnosing with IgM Enzyme Linked Immunosorbant Assay. PLOS 15/09/17 Rapid, actionable diagnosis of urban epidemic leptospirosis using a pathogenic Leptospira lipL32-based real-time PCR assay. Abstract Background With a conservatively estimated 1 million cases of leptospirosis worldwide and a 5–10% fatality rate, the rapid diagnosis of leptospirosis leading to effective clinical and public health decision making is of high importance, and yet remains a challenge.
Methodology Based on parallel, population-based studies in two leptospirosis-endemic regions in Brazil, a real-time PCR assay which detects lipL32, a gene specifically present in pathogenic Leptospira, was assessed for the diagnostic effectiveness and accuracy. PLOS 07/07/16 Micronutrients and Leptospirosis: A Review of the Current Evidence. Abstract Background. APIINDIA - 2017 - Leptospirosis in Current Status. KARNATAKA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES 23/08/16 LEPTOSPIROSIS – AN ENIGMATIC ZOONOSIS. VETERINARY WORLD 20/05/17 Development of indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosis of canine leptospirosis.
Research (Published online: 20-05-2017) 11. Development of indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosis of canine leptospirosis A. Sathiyamoorthy, G. Selvaraju, K. BMC Microbiology 03/05/17 Simultaneous detection of chikungunya virus, dengue virus and human pathogenic Leptospira genomes using a multiplex TaqMan® assay. The aim of our study was to implement a syndromic approach based upon the use of a multiplex real time RT-PCR assay to facilitate rapid diagnosis of dengue-like syndromes in Reunion Island. This syndromic approach was in phase with regional health agency preoccupations because of the recurrent occurrences of leptospirosis but also taking into account the unprecedented major CHIKV outbreak in 2005–2006 and the regular number of clustered cases of DENV .
On the one hand, the use of a syndromic panel is appealing for economic reasons. PJMHS - OCT/DEC 2016 - Comparative Seropositivity Against Leptospirosis Between Rice Cultivators and Non Rice Cultivators. NATIONAL ACADEMY OF AGRARIAN SCIENCES OF UKRAINE - 2016 - JOURNAL FOR VETERINARY MEDICINE, BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOSAFETY THE VALIDATION OF ENZYME-LINKED IMMUNOSORBENT ASSAY FOR DIAGNOSIS LEPTOSPIROSIS AMONG DOGS, PIGS AND CATTLE. BMC 24/08/16 Utility of modified Faine’s criteria in diagnosis of leptospirosis. The present study evaluated the utility of modified Faine’s criteria (with amendment) 2012 for the diagnosis of leptospirosis in Sri Lanka. Diagnosis of leptospirosis in the rural hospitals with minimal facilities is a major challenge. This study aimed at facilitating diagnosis using a simple method utilizing clinical, epidemiological and basic laboratory investigations available in rural hospitals.
Leptospirosis mimics a number of other important infections due to the nonspecific nature of the clinical presentation and therefore can be misdiagnosed frequently. Further, confirmatory laboratory tests for leptospira such as MAT and PCR are only available in reference laboratories where the facilities for leptospira culture and molecular biology are available. Therefore, it is essential that feasible and reliable diagnostic criteria based on clinical symptoms and basic laboratory tests be identified and their diagnostic utility evaluated for resource poor settings such as Sri Lanka. PLOS 03/08/16 An Optimized Method for Quantification of Pathogenic Leptospira in Environmental Water Samples. Abstract Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease usually acquired by contact with water contaminated with urine of infected animals. PLOS 12/11/15 Leptospira and Bats: Story of an Emerging Friendship. PLOS 07/11/14 Sensitive Real-Time PCR Detection of Pathogenic Leptospira spp. and a Comparison of Nucleic Acid Amplification Methods for the Diagnosis of Leptospirosis.
Abstract. Identification of immunodominant antigens in canine leptospirosis by Multi-Antigen Print ImmunoAssay (MAPIA) Lung India. 2012 Oct-Dec; 29(4): 347–353. Pulmonary manifestations of leptospirosis. THIRD INTERNATIONAL EPIZOOTIOLOGY DAYS & XV SERBIAN EPIZOOTIOLOGY DAYS PROCEEDINGS - MAI 2013 - Au sommaire:LEPTOSPIROSIS IN PIG. International Journal of Microbiological Research (IJMR) Volume 4 Number (2), 2013 Global Epidemiological Overview of Leptospiro. Braz. J. Microbiol. vol.44 no.1 São Paulo 2013 Characterization of a virulent Leptospira interrogans strain isolated from an aba. Characterization of a virulent Leptospira interrogans strain isolated from an abandoned swimming pool. PLOS 07/11/14 Sensitive Real-Time PCR Detection of Pathogenic Leptospira spp. and a Comparison of Nucleic Acid Amplification Met.
Background. J Emerg Trauma Shock. 2008 Jan-Jun; 1(1): 21–33. Leptospirosis: The “mysterious” mimic. INTECH - AVRIL 2012 - Zoonosis. Au sommaire: Insights into Leptospirosis, a Neglected Disease. Edited by Jacob Lorenzo-Morales, ISBN 978-953-51-0479-7, 448 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published April 04, 2012 under CC BY 3.0 licenseDOI: 10.5772/2125 Edited Volume Zoonotic diseases are mainly caused by bacterial, viral or parasitic agents although "unconventional agents" such as prions could also be involved in causing zoonotic diseases. INTECH - MARS 2012 - Au sommaire: Leptospirosis: Epidemiologic Factors, Pathophysiological and Immunopathogenic.
UNIVERSIDAD ZARAGOZA via EFSA - 2012 - Inventory of available data and data sources and proposal for data collection on vector-b. Veterinary World - Vol.1 No.6 June 2008 Leptospirosis : a re-emerging disease. Leptospirosis - Wikipedia. Lipat ning kikilalanan deng metung kareng pekamaleparan pangakalat kareng zoonosis, metung yang malagad mung sakit ibat kareng bacteria cumpara kareng aliwa kareng tau. Keraklan, mikakalat ya iti kapamilatan ning danum a mirinan imi da reng animal, a mitatagkil kareng e kinayap a sugat o aspak king balat, mata o mucous membrane.
Kilual da reng mangapaling lugal, makapanaun la reng casu ning leptospirosis, at lalto la reti neng Agosto anggang Setiembre/Febrero anggang Marzo. Dalerayan Jump up ↑ James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). UNIVERSIDADE DE SAO PAULO - 2008 - Patogênese da síndrome pulmonar hemorrágica na leptospirose humana. Tese de Doutorado Documento. OMS - 2009 - The Global Burden of Leptospirosis. Braz J Infect Dis vol.11 no.1 Salvador Feb. 2007 Au sommaire: Pathology and pathophysiology of pulmonary manifestations in lepto. J. Venom. Anim. Toxins incl. Trop. Dis vol.17 no.2 Botucatu 2011 Interactions between environment, wild animals and human leptos.
INDIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY - 2006 - Leptospirosis: Current status and future trends. Sheep a major source of leptospirosis infection. J Vet Med Sci. 2009 Sep;71(9):1191-9. Nationwide survey of leptospira antibodies in dogs in Japan: results from microscopic aggl. Veterinary World - Volume 2 No.7 July 2009 Leptospriosis in sheep and its diagnosis. INTERDISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVES ON INFECTIOUS DISEASES - 2012 - Serological Evidence of Exposure to Leptospira spp. in Veterinary.