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Weil Disease (Weil's Disease) Summary

Description: A severe form of LEPTOSPIROSIS, usually caused by LEPTOSPIRA INTERROGANS SEROVAR ICTEROHAEMORRHAGIAE and occasionally other serovars. It is transmitted to humans by the rat and is characterized by hemorrhagic and renal symptoms with accompanying JAUNDICE.

Also Known As: Weil's Disease; Spirochetal Jaundice; Disease, Weil; Disease, Weil's; Icterohemorrhagic Leptospirosis Show All >>

Networked: 69 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 3 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Weil Disease

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Penicillins (Penicillin) : 1 outcome in 12 results : FDA 1
  2. Immunoglobulin M (IgM) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  3. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Immunoglobulin G (IgG) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Immunoglobulin A (IgA) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. Coal : 5 results : IBA
  7. Canicola fever : 4 results : IBA
  8. Antibodies : 3 results : IBA
  9. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 3 results : IBA
  10. Chlortetracycline (Aureomycin) : 2 results : FDA 1
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Diseases Related to Weil Disease

  1. Leptospirosis
  2. Fever (Fevers)
  3. Acute Kidney Injury (Acute Renal Failure)
  4. Renal Insufficiency (Renal Failure)
  5. Yellow Fever
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Key Therapies for Weil Disease

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  1. Nursing Care : 1 study in 1 result
  2. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis) : 5 results
  3. Diet Fads (Food Fads) : 3 results
  4. Plasma Exchange : 2 results
  5. Peritoneal Dialysis : 2 results
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