leptospirosis in trinidad and grenada, with special reference to the trinidad, six leptospira isolates were made from 957 febrile patients between 1968 amd 1972. in addition, cf antibodies were detected in 6-6% of febrile patients and human survey sera collected during this period. in 1972 alone, 10-4% (38/363) of sera examined had cf titres consistent with positive exposure to the disease. grenada does not report leptospirosis, but the disease is common in mongooses in both trinidad and grenada. serogroups icterohaemorrhagiae, pomona and canicola are present ...19761265819
pathogenic leptospira isolates from the caribbean islands of trinidad, grenada and st. vincent.all known isolates of leptospira interrogans obtained in trinidad, grenada and st. vincent up to the end of 1979 are listed. there were 80 from trinidad, 20 from grenada and 2 from st. vincent, representing at least 20 serotypes from 11 or more serogroups. six of the serotypes were first reported from trinidad. the leptospires were isolated from man, domestic animals and wildlife species.19807251267
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