Zoonosis

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 16, 2011
By dvm360.com staff
Orlando - The zoonotic disease threat is hastening the need for better cooperation between veterinary and human medicine, officials report.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 13, 2011
By dvm360.com staff
How veterinary professionals can avoid become infected.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2010
National Report — Her medical battle with bartonellosis lasted for years. Ironically, it took a horse throwing her, fracturing her shoulder, for physicians to make an accurate diagnosis.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 01, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Many people are familiar with the risk of salmonellosis associated with turtles, but a recent multistate outbreak of human Salmonella typhimurium infections has been linked to African dwarf frogs, a common aquatic pet.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2010
National Report — Pain. Numbness. Weakness. Palpitations. These symptoms can be indicative of a variety of conditions, but sometimes the accurate diagnosis is bartonellosis.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 01, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Revisiting this intracellular parasite of dogs and humans may be a good idea.
 
dvm360: Nov 26, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Bartonella species, their animal hosts, and potential vectors are being identified at a snowballing rate. Learn the risk this poses to you and your patients.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 05, 2010
Despite the availability of canine vaccines against various serovars, this zoonotic disease has seemed to be making a comeback.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 28, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Veterinarians' role in this important initiative.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 21, 2010
By dvm360.com staff

Champaign, Ill. -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture will dole out $500,000 in grants over the next several years to the Center for One Health Illinois at the University of Illinois.

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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2010
A workshop at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention brought together specialists in veterinary parasitology and human internal medicine and vector-borne infectious disease to address Lyme borreliosis.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
A reader writes in concerning a few more wildlife zoonoses practitioners should be aware of.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2010
In the language of law (at least in the US), the term "zoonoses" has not been defined. In medical terms, it refers to "infectious diseases shared by animals and humans." Of particular importance in both human and veterinary medicine are those zoonoses known to be transmitted directly from animals (vertebrates) to humans.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2010
Dr. Kevin Kazacos discusses what zoonotic diseases children can contract from wild rabbit feces and urine.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 02, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Although not yet endemic in the United States, more cases of this parasitic--and potentially zoonotic--disease are being seen. Are you ready to handle affected dogs?