127 Possible Causes for Leptospirosis in USA

  • Skin Infection

    bacillary angiomatosis and bartonellosis Mycobacterium species cause tuberculosis , leprosy and atypical mycobacterial infections including Buruli ulcer Leptospira, cause of leptospirosis[1]

  • Leptospirosis

    Ninety percent of cases of the disease are mild leptospirosis. … Leptospirosis also transmits via the semen of infected animals. … The Azores are an area where leptospirosis thrives.[2]

  • Yellow Fever
    Leptospirosis

    These include: dengue fever leptospirosis malaria poisoning typhoid viral hepatitis some other viral hemorrhagic fevers A blood test may reveal the virus, or it may detect … More severe disease can be confused with severe malaria, leptospirosis, viral hepatitis (especially fulminant forms), other haemorrhagic fevers, infection with other flaviviruses[3] [4]

  • Brucellosis
    Leptospirosis
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome
    Leptospirosis

    tests, if obtained: Blood or cerebrospinal fluid cultures blood culture may be positive for Staphylococcus aureus ) Negative serologies for Rocky Mountain spotted fever, leptospirosis … Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Septic shock Meningococcemia Unusual/ tropical infections (depending on geographic location and travel history): Leptospirosis … the following tests, if obtained: Blood, throat, or CSF cultures (blood culture may be positive for Staphylococcus aureus ) Rise in titer to Rocky Mountain spotted fever, leptospirosis[5] [6]

  • Tsutsugamushi Disease
    Leptospirosis

    Augmented SGOT/SGPT levels in up to 95% of the patients Hypoalbuminemia, in 50% of the patients The aforementioned findings may also suggest a potential dengue fever or leptospirosis[7]

  • Exanthema
    Leptospirosis
  • Babesiosis
    Leptospirosis
  • Relapsing Fever
    Leptospirosis

    Other spirochete illnesses (Lyme disease, syphilis, leptospirosis) do not show spirochetes on blood smear. … Other spirochete illnesses (Lyme disease, syphilis, leptospirosis) do not show spirochetes on blood smear. … taking into account the travel history and the setting in which the illness was contracted: Dengue fever Haemorrhagic fevers Viral hepatitis Infectious mononucleosis Typhoid Leptospirosis[8] [9] [10]

  • Fort Bragg Fever

    Ninety percent of cases of the disease are mild leptospirosis. … Leptospirosis also transmits via the semen of infected animals. … The Azores are an area where leptospirosis thrives.[11]

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References

  1. Bacterial skin infections | DermNet New Zealand, http://www.dermnetnz.org/bacterial/
  2. Leptospirosis, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leptospirosis
  3. WHO | Yellow fever, http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs100/en/
  4. Yellow fever: Symptoms, causes, and prevention, http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/174372.php
  5. Microbial Mystery • LITFL Clinical Cases • Toxic shock syndrome, http://lifeinthefastlane.com/toxic-shock-syndrome/
  6. Toxic Shock Syndrome (Other Than Streptococcal), http://wwwn.cdc.gov/nndss/conditions/toxic-shoc…
  7. Tsutsugamushi Disease, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/tsutsugamushi-…
  8. Relapsing fever borreliosis - Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Relapsing_fever
  9. Relapsing Fever. Information about Relapsing Fever, http://patient.info/doctor/relapsing-fever
  10. Relapsing fever borreliosis, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Relapsing_fever_b…
  11. Leptospirosis, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leptospirosis