Natural Infection of the Fetus with Leptospira Icterohemorrhagiae in a Wild Rat

Thomas G. WardDepartment of Bacteriology of the School of Hygiene and Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

Search for other papers by Thomas G. Ward in
Current site
Google Scholar
PubMed
Close
and
Thomas B. TurnerDepartment of Bacteriology of the School of Hygiene and Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

Search for other papers by Thomas B. Turner in
Current site
Google Scholar
PubMed
Close
Restricted access

Summary

An instance of placental transmission of Leptospira icterohemorrhagiae in the wild rat under natural conditions is reported.

Save