Diseases

Name

Diphtheria

Parents
(1) Respiratory diseases
Agents
(1) Corynebacterium diphtheriae > Corynebacterium > Bacteria
Populations
(1) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Air-borne
(2) Casual contact
(3) Fomite
Properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging
(2) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(3) Vaccine preventable
Documents
(1) CDC: Diphtheria (2016)
Created

2015-07-24 15:53:30+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 21:48:26.824394+00:00