Leptospirosis and COVID-19 Co-Infection Manifesting as an Enhanced Thrombotic Phenomenon

Yudhyavir Singh, Abhishek Singh, Kapildev Soni, Anjan Trikha

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Abstract

Clinical manifestations of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) range from mild self-limiting illness to multi-organ dysfunction and acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). Also, leptospirosis manifests as mild or asymptomatic infection, and only a small number of patients progress to ARDS and develop systemic manifestation. COVID-19 and leptospira co-infection can have fatal outcomes because of augmented pathophysiological manifestations of both the disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)131-134
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Cellular and Molecular Anesthesia
Volume7
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2022

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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