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Assessment of the efficacy of an IgM-ELISA and microscopic agglutination test (MAT) in the diagnosis of acute leptospirosis.
serovars Pomona and Bratislava, the association of chronic interstitial nephritis with positive results of the microscopic agglutination test, and the demonstration of leptospires in kidney specimens all indicate that wild boars act as a maintenance host for Leptospira spp.
Leptospirosis was diagnosed by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) targeted to the flagellin gene (flaB) and confirmed serologically with convalescent-phase serum by microscopic agglutination test.
The referent method for serologic diagnosis of leptospirosis is the microscopic agglutination test (MAT).