- Tularaemia after tick exposure - typical presentation of rare disease misdiagnosed as atypical presentation of common diseases: a case reportKarolina Switaj
Department of Zoonotic and Tropical Diseases, Medical University of Warsaw ul Wolska 37, 01 201 Warsaw Poland
Cases J 2:7954. 2009..The course of disease however clarified the diagnosis of tularaemia, which is a relatively rare disease in Poland (6 cases per 40 million population are reported annually). The ultimate diagnosis was confirmed by serological tests...
- Spotted fever rickettsiosis caused by Rickettsia raoultii--case reportKarolina Switaj
Medical University of Warsaw, Department of Zoonotic and Tropical Diseases, Regional Infectious Diseases Hospital, Warsaw
Przegl Epidemiol 66:347-50. 2012..raoultii group antigens in a titer of 64. The case we report, resembling boutonneuse fever, with leukopenia, thrombocytopenia and septic parameters indicates possible higher virulence of R. raoultii than it was previously observed...
- Association of ocular toxoplasmosis with type I Toxoplasma gondii strains: direct genotyping from peripheral blood samplesKarolina Switaj
Department of Zoonotic and Tropical Diseases, Institute of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Medical University of Warsaw, ul Wolska 37, Warsaw, Poland
J Clin Microbiol 44:4262-4. 2006..The method shows the usefulness of blood samples for genotyping in ocular toxoplasmosis...
- The Impact of Short-Term, Intensive Antifolate Treatment (with Pyrimethamine and Sulfadoxine) and Antibiotics Followed by Long-Term, Secondary Antifolate Prophylaxis on the Rate of Toxoplasmic Retinochoroiditis RecurrencePiotr K Borkowski
Former Department of Zoonoses and Tropical Diseases, Medical University of Warsaw, Poland, present Department of Infectious, Tropical Diseases and Hepatology, Medical University of Warsaw, Poland
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 10:e0004892. 2016..To investigate whether there are any other factors potentially predisposing for recurrence...