Diseases

Name

Psittacosis

Names alternate

Ornithosis
Parrot fever

Parents
(1) Febrile Illness
Agents
(1) Chlamydophilia psittaci > Chlamydophilia > Bacteria
Populations
(1) Bird (Aves) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) > Bird (Aves) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(3) Duck (Anatidae) > Bird (Aves) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(4) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(5) Poultry > Bird (Aves) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Air-borne
(2) Casual contact
(3) Fomite
(4) Ingestion
Properties
(1) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(2) Select agents or toxins
(3) Zoonotic
Documents
(1) CDC: Psittacosis (2014)
(2) Wikipedia: Psittacosis (2015)
Created

2015-07-27 16:35:51+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 22:16:17.913521+00:00