Diseases

Name

Avian influenza A

Names alternate

Highly pathogenic avian influenza
HPAI
Low pathogenicity avian influenza
LPAI
Novel influenza A
Bird flu
Avian flu

Parents
(1) Influenza
(2) Respiratory diseases
Agents
(1) Influenza A virus > Orthomyxoviridae > Virus
Populations
(1) Bird (Aves) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Fomite
(2) Ingestion
Properties
(1) Economically important
(2) Emerging or re-emerging
(3) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(4) Zoonotic
Documents
(1) CDC: Avian Influenza A (H7N9) Virus (2014)
(2) CDC: Information on Avian Influenza (2014)
(3) flu.gov: H5N1 Avian Flu (H5N1 Bird Flu) (None)
(4) WHO: Influenza at the Human-Animal Interface (HAI) (None)
Created

2015-07-23 21:13:35+00:00

Modified

2016-01-28 20:29:14.275646+00:00