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Year : 2008  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 130--131

Leptospirosis with acute renal failure and paraparesis

P Ramakrishna1, VV Sai Naresh1, B Chakrapani2, B Vengamma2, V Siva Kumar1 
1 Department of Nephrology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, (SVIMS) Tirupati, India
2 Department of Neurology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, (SVIMS) Tirupati, India

Correspondence Address:
V Siva Kumar
Department of Nephrology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical sciences (SVIMS), Tirupati - 517 507, Andhra Pradesh
India

Leptospirosis is an important zoonosis with a worldwide distribution that is characterized by a broad spectrum of clinical manifestations ranging from inapparent infection to fulminant disease. The presentation of paraparesis in combination with acute renal failure is rare.

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Ramakrishna P, Sai Naresh V V, Chakrapani B, Vengamma B, Kumar V S. Leptospirosis with acute renal failure and paraparesis.Indian J Nephrol 2008;18:130-131

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Ramakrishna P, Sai Naresh V V, Chakrapani B, Vengamma B, Kumar V S. Leptospirosis with acute renal failure and paraparesis. Indian J Nephrol [serial online] 2008 [cited 2022 May 17 ];18:130-131
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