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Synonyms of Weil Syndrome
- Fiedler Disease
- Icteric Leptospirosis
- Icterohemorrhagic Leptospirosis
- Infectious Jaundice
- Lancereaux-Mathieu-Weil Spirochetosis
- Leptospiral Jaundice
- Spirochetal Jaundice
- Weil Disease
- No subdivisions found.
Weil syndrome, a rare infectious disorder, is a severe form of the bacterial infection caused by Leptospira bacteria known as leptospirosis. Weil syndrome is characterized by dysfunction of the kidneys and liver, abnormal enlargement of the liver (hepatomegaly), persistent yellowing of the skin, mucous membranes, and whites of the eyes (jaundice), and/or alterations in consciousness. In most cases, Weil syndrome occurs among individuals who are exposed to affected animals.
Weil Syndrome Resources
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