Kulvinder Kochar Kaur1* Gautam Allahbadia2 and Mandeep Singh3
1Scientific Director, Dr Kulvinder Kaur Centre for Human Reproduction, Jalandhar, Punjab, India
2Scientific Director, Ex-Rotunda-A Centre for Human Reproduction, Mumbai, India
3Consultant Neurologist, Swami Satyanand Hospital, Jalandhar, Punjab, India
*Corresponding Author: Kulvinder Kochar Kaur, Scientific Director, Dr Kulvinder Kaur Centre for Human Reproduction, Jalandhar, Punjab, India.
Received: December 29, 2021; Published: January 31, 2021
Whipples disease (WD) represents a chronic infectious disease that was initially detailed by George Whipple in 1907. As per Whipple the intestinal lipodystrophy that was visualized was secondary to the aberrant lipid metabolism as well as not an infection. In 1952 it was thought to be due to bacterial causation along with antibiotic therapy attempt seemed to bring success. Nevertheless, it was only in 1992, that the bacteria got isolated with name of Tropheryma whipplei got assigned, whereas in 2001 again the name was altered to Tropheryma whipplei that was thought to be the correct spelling .
Citation: Kulvinder Kochar Kaur., et al. “Whipple’s Disease-An Enigmatic Diagnostic Challenge Despite a Centenary of the Detection of the Etiologic Agent-A Short Communication". Acta Scientific Microbiology 5.2 (2022): 116-119.
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