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Disease Weil Disease

Name Weil Disease
Synonyms Disease, Weil | Disease, Weil's | Icterohemorrhagic Leptospirosis | Jaundice, Spirochetal | Leptospirosis, Icterohemorrhagic | Spirochetal Jaundice | Weil's Disease | Weils Disease
Definition A severe form of LEPTOSPIROSIS, usually caused by LEPTOSPIRA INTERROGANS SEROVAR ICTEROHAEMORRHAGIAE and occasionally other serovars. It is transmitted to humans by the rat and is characterized by hemorrhagic and renal symptoms with accompanying JAUNDICE.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis
MeSH® ID D014895
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Leptospirosis Weil Disease
2. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spirochaetales Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Leptospirosis Weil Disease

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Weil Disease
  Hemorrhagic jaundice