Diseases

Name

Pertussis

Names alternate

Whooping cough
100 Day Cough

Parents
(1) Febrile Illness
(2) Respiratory diseases
Agents
(1) (Bordetella pertussis) > (Bordetella) > Bacteria
Populations
(1) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Air-borne
(2) Casual contact
Properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging
(2) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(3) Vaccine preventable
Documents
(1) CDC: Pertussis (Whooping Cough) (None)
(2) Wikipedia: Pertussis (2015)
Created

2015-07-27 16:00:02+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 22:12:31.202811+00:00