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>Journals >Revista Mexicana de Patología Clínica y Medicina de Laboratorio >Year 1999, Issue 3

Suárez HM, Pérez CRMA, Pérez AJ
Pneumonia for leptospira, presentation of two cases
Rev Mex Patol Clin Med Lab 1999; 46 (3)

Language: Español
References: 9
Page: 151-153
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Two cases of pneumonia are presented here in which serological and epidemiological studies confirmed a leptospirosis. The signs and symptoms of the patients, the complementary test and the results of the sera matched of leptospira are analized. It is recommended that the acute respiratory picture are analyzed more frequently with diagnostic means of leptospirosis.

Key words: Pneumonia.


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