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364 Possible Causes for Psittacosis

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    Chlamydophila species ( C psittaci, C pneumoniae ): Psittacosis, also known as parrot disease or parrot fever, is caused by C psittaci and is associated with the handling[]

  • Atypical Pneumonia

    To our knowledge, this is the first report of a psittacosis case in Taiwan.[] Increased awareness of psittacosis can shorten diagnostic delay and improve patient outcomes.[] Definition of primary atypical pneumonia : any of a group of pneumonias (such as Q fever and psittacosis) caused especially by a virus, mycoplasma, rickettsia, or chlamydia[]

  • Mycoplasma Pneumonia

    Serologic tests for melioidosis, leptospirosis, scrub, murine and epidemic typhus and psittacosis were all negative.[] […] explains: the type of samples to refer where to send them what test is performed Published 28 June 2017 Related content Vaccine preventable bacteria section request form Psittacosis[]

  • Erythema Nodosum

    […] of the lymph nodes and other organs) Coccidioidomycosis (infection of the upper respiratory tract and lungs) Histoplasmosis (an infectious pulmonary disease) Tuberculosis Psittacosis[] […] disorder are: Streptococcus (most common) Cat scratch disease Chlamydia Coccidioidomycosis Hepatitis B Histoplasmosis Leptospirosis Mononucleosis (EBV) Mycobacteria Mycoplasma Psittacosis[]

  • Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia

    Abstract We evaluated the usefulness of repeated nebulized saline induced sputum examinations among 60 HIV infected patients clinically suspected to have Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP). We found that the first sample was positive for 15 episodes (21.4%); the second sample was positive in 33 episodes (47.1%);[…][]

  • Typhus

    Spontaneous rupture of the spleen is rarely described as a complication of scrub typhus infection. We report a previously healthy 74-year-old Thai female farmer who presented in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand, with a history of fever and malaise for 5 days, followed by abdominal pain for 1 day. An exploratory[…][]

  • Typhoid Fever

    Typhoid fever (enteric fever) is a multisystemic bacterial disease caused by salmonella typhi. Common symptoms include fever, malaise, bradycardia, headache, abdominal pain, and constipation. As the clinical presentation of typhoid fever is variable, and since it is a potentially fatal condition, treatment is presumptively[…][]

  • Psittacosis

    Psittacosis can affect people of all ages, ethnicities and genders.[] Psittacosis on Birds n Ways[] […] with ceftriaxone in the treatment of psittacosis.[]

  • Staphylococcal Pneumonia

    Abstract Reports of psittacosis are by no means uncommon in the medical literature of recent years, and further individual case reports might seem superfluous.[]

  • Zoonosis

    Salmonellosis and psittacosis were the most commonly documented diseases, however more unusual infections such as tularemia also appeared in the review.[] Psittacosis Psittacosis/avian chlamydiosis Highlights: • Agent: Chlamydophila psittaci bacterium • Affects 150 avian, many mammalian species • Diverse illnesses possible in[] Some examples are brucellosis, psittacosis, and Hanta virus.[]

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