26. Chlamydiaceae Infections

  1. Dolores Gavier-Widén2,3,
  2. J. Paul Duff4 and
  3. Anna Meredith5
  1. Stephanie Speck DVM1 and
  2. J. Paul Duff4

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342442.ch26

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

How to Cite

Speck, S. and Duff, J. P. (2012) Chlamydiaceae Infections, in Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe (eds D. Gavier-Widén, J. P. Duff and A. Meredith), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118342442.ch26

Editor Information

  1. 2

    National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden

  2. 3

    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

  3. 4

    Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, (AHVLA) Diseases of Wildlife Scheme, Penrith, UK

  4. 5

    Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bundeswehr Institute of Microbiology, Department of Virology and Rickettsiology, Munich, Germany

  2. 4

    Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, (AHVLA) Diseases of Wildlife Scheme, Penrith, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 31 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405199056

Online ISBN: 9781118342442

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Keywords:

  • Chlamydiaceae infections;
  • family Chlamydiaceae, multi-syndromic in mammals/birds;
  • agriculture, C. psittaci, C. abortus, C. pecorum and diseases;
  • avian chlamydiosis (psittacosis or ornithosis), contagious, systemic;
  • Serovar A, endemic in psittacine birds, mammals and humans;
  • Chlamydophila psittaci, affecting birds;
  • chlamydial infections, balanced host–parasite;
  • generalized infections, fever/anorexia/lethargy/diarrhoea and death;
  • serology, ELISA, micro-immunofluorescence/CFT

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