leptospiruria

lep·to·spi·ru·ri·a

(lep'tō-spīr-yū'rē-ă),
Presence of species of the genus Leptospira in the urine, as a result of leptospirosis in the renal tubules.
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lep·to·spi·ru·ri·a

(lep'tō-spīr-yūr'ē-ă)
The presence of species of the genus Leptospira in the urine as a result of leptospirosis in the renal tubules.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

leptospiruria

(lĕp″tă-spīr-ūr′ē-ă, -oor′) [″ + ″ + ouron, urine]
The presence of Leptospira in the urine.
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After this initial phase, it is known that leptospires lodges in the renal tubules of infected animals, being shed for long periods (leptospiruria), contaminating the environment and other animals (ELLIS, 2015).
The second phase or the immune phase, which can last up to 30 days, is characterized by leptospiruria and the development of anti-Leptospira antibodies.
A eliminacao de leptospiras pela urina (leptospiruria) pode continuar por 1 semana ate varios meses apos o desaparecimento dos sintomas (FUNDACAO NACIONAL DE SAUDE, 2009).
La segunda fase inmune o de leptospiruria puede presentar afeccion meningea y ocular.
However persistent leptospiruria due to L.hardjo in sheep were no contact with cattle has occurred [36] and also widespread leptospiral infection in merino rams in Australia, suggest that sheep may be a maintenance host at least for some of the serovars such as hardjo [14].
Sin embargo, la leptospira solo puede ser aislada en sangre u orina durante las fases de leptospiremia y leptospiruria, respectivamente, lo cual ocurre intermitentemente [24].
Penicillin is given IV initially to eliminate the leptospiremia, followed by 3 weeks of oral doxycycline to eliminate the leptospiruria. Other treatments include tetracycline, streptomycin, and dihydrostreptomycin.
Uso de estreptomicina na eliminacao da leptospiruria em touros (Bos taurus indicus) naturalmente infectados pelo sorovar Hardjo.