Leptospirosis accompanying COVID-19: A case report





Covid-19, leptospirosis, pandemic


The SARS CoV-2 virus, which broke out in Wuhan, China in december 2019 and took over the whole world, was declared as pandemic by the World Health Organization on march 11, 2020. COVID-19 disease caused by this virus, another zoonotic factor in the Coronavirus family, can affect various systems, particularly the respiratory system. Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease caused by Leptospira. It presents symptoms of fatigue, febrile, and icterus. We aimed to present a case in which the association of SARS CoV-2 with leptospirosis was detected.


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How to Cite

Demir Y, Mermutluoğlu Çiğdem. Leptospirosis accompanying COVID-19: A case report. J Clin Trials Exp Investig [Internet]. 2022 Sep. 30 [cited 2024 Jul. 24];1(2):60-3. Available from: https://jctei.com/index.php/jctei/article/view/13