TITLE

Update on Brucellosis: The Latest STD?

AUTHOR(S)
Kemper, Carol
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Travel Medicine Advisor;Nov2010, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Update on Brucellosis: The Latest STD?" by Carol Kemper, which appeared in the September 2010 issue of "Infectious Disease Alert". It mentions that brucellosis is the most common zoonosis worldwide which occurred from ingestion of contaminated dairy products, aerosolization or mucocutaneous contact with open infected issues. It also states that at least 10 Brucella species had already been identified from animals including goats, cattle and pigs.
ACCESSION #
54627503

 

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