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Vet Clin North Am Food Anim Pract. 1994 Nov;10(3):463-78.

Leptospirosis as a cause of reproductive failure.

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Veterinary Sciences Division, Department of Agriculture, Belfast, Northern Ireland.


Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease caused by members of the genus Leptospira. Veterinarians' perceptions of leptospirosis as a disease of domestic animals has undergone considerable modification in the past decade or so because they have increasingly appreciated the role of the host-maintained leptospires as causes of reproductive wastage in their respective host species kept under modern intensive management systems.

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