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MELO, Luiza de Souza Seixas et al. Main aspects of Leptospira sp infection in sheep. Cienc. Rural [online]. 2010, vol.40, n.5, pp. 1235-1241. Epub May 21, 2010. ISSN 0103-8478. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0103-84782010005000072.
An updated review of Leptopspira sp infection in sheep is presented emphasizing some epidemiological aspects including the occurrence of the disease in Brazil and mechanisms of transmission, clinical signs and lesions, diagnosis, prevention and control measures.
Keywords : leptospirosis; sheep; zoonosis.