Which studies are used to determine the severity of organ complications caused by leptospirosis?

Updated: Jul 08, 2021
  • Author: Sandra G Gompf, MD, FACP, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Studies to determine the extent of organ involvement and severity of complications may include the following, depending on the clinical presentation:

  • Complete blood cell (CBC) count
  • Renal function studies
  • Coagulation studies
  • Liver function studies
  • CSF analysis
  • Chest radiography
  • Biliary tract ultrasonography
  • Electrocardiography (ECG)

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