The Weil’s Challenge

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  • Lectures
    2 Videos
  • Enrolled
    56 students

What you'll learn

Leptospirosis is a worldwide zoonotic infection and emerging infectious diseases with a much greater incidence in tropical regions. read more »»

The epidemiology of leptospirosis is changed by animal husbandry, climate, and human behavior. It has ubiquitous distribution and is caused by infection with pathogenic Leptospira species. High mortality is due to its extremely wide spectrum, ranging from subclinical infection to a severe syndrome of multiorgan infection with high mortality. It is also called Weil’s disease. This presentation takes you to a rare and unique case of Weil’s disease which was intelligently treated with ECMO and other treatment options. Learn more about a rare case of Weil’s disease in this presentation designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who Should Attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • AYUSH students
  • People interested in exploring new technologies in Medicine

Key concepts covered include:

By the end of the course, you will learn:

  • A case of Leptospirosis
  • Diagnosis and management
  • Challenges faced during management


Dr. Vaishali Lokhande

MBBS, MD(Med), DNB(Med), AFIH, Internal Medicine Physician


Dr. Vaishali Lokhande is an Internal Medicine and General Physician in Belapur, Navi Mumbai, and has experience of 16 years in these fields. Dr. Vaishali Lokhande practices at Apollo Hospitals in Belapur, Navi Mumbai. She completed MBBS from King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College in 1997, MD – Medicine from Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion, Mumbai in 2003, and DNB from National Board of examinations New Delhi in 2003.

She is a member of Maharastra Medical Council, Life Member Association of Physicians of India, Life Member API Thane, Life Member Maharashtra Association of Physicians, and Certificate course in 2DEcho 2008 from Glenmark Cardiac Centre, Mumbai. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Arthritis Management, Irritable Bowel Syndrome ( IBS ) Treatment, Chronic Pain Treatment, Insulin Free Treatment, and Piles Treatment

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