Psittacosis

Known as: PNEUMONIA, BEDSONIA, Psittacoses, Ornithosis, unspecified 
Infection with CHLAMYDOPHILA PSITTACI (formerly Chlamydia psittaci), transmitted to humans by inhalation of dust-borne contaminated nasal secretions… (More)
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2013
2013
Free-living wild birds worldwide act as reservoir for Chlamydia psittaci, but the risk of transmission to humans through contact… (More)
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2008
2008
Two fatal cases of psittacosis are described in two poultry-processing-plant employees presenting with pneumonia and respiratory… (More)
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2008
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2008
In 2005, an outbreak of severe respiratory disease in a mixed poultry flock that was infected with Chlamydophila (C.) psittaci… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
The most common atypical pneumonias are caused by three zoonotic pathogens, Chlamydia psittaci (psittacosis), Francisella… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
Considerable progress continues to be made in understanding chlamydial organisms, their host species, diagnosis, and treatment… (More)
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1999
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1999
Invading non-indigenous species in the United States cause major environmental damages and losses adding up to more than $138… (More)
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1997
1997
We developed a nested, multiplex PCR for simultaneous detection of three species of chlamydiae in human and avian specimens. The… (More)
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1995
1995
There were 58,074 communicable disease notifications for 1995 to the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System. Barmah… (More)
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1979
1979
Two patients died of psittacosis after presenting with generalised toxaemia, acute renal failure, and evidence of pancreatitis… (More)
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1963
1963
The taxonomic position of organisms belonging to the rickettsiae and psittacosis-lymphogranuloma groups is controversial… (More)
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