31. Salmonella Infections

  1. Dolores Gavier-Widén3,4,
  2. J. Paul Duff5 and
  3. Anna Meredith6
  1. Alessandra Gaffuri DVM1 and
  2. J. Paul Holmes Mr, BVSc, MSc (Wild Animal Health), MRCVS2

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342442.ch31

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

How to Cite

Gaffuri, A. and Holmes, J. P. (2012) Salmonella 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.ch31

Editor Information

  1. 3

    National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden

  2. 4

    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

  3. 5

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

  4. 6

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Istituto Zooprofi lattico Sperimentale della Lombardia e, dell' Emilia Romagna, Department of Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy

  2. 2

    GB Wildlife Disease Surveillance Partnership, Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, Wildlife Group, Diseases of Wildlife Scheme (AHVLA DoWS), AHVLA Shrewsbury, 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:

  • Salmonella infections;
  • salmonellosis, infectious disease by Salmonella bacteria;
  • Salmonella, Gram-negative, aerobic/facultatively anaerobic;
  • salmonellosis, zoonosis in the EU;
  • wildlife in Salmonella infection epidemiology;
  • wild birds and Salmonella infections;
  • age-related effects in wild birds, much less understood;
  • salmonellosis in passerines, infected with S. Typhimurium;
  • DNA-based typing, PGFE, discriminatory in short-term outbreak;
  • salmonellosis, or paratyphoid fever, Salmonella gastroenteritis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Salmonella Infections in Wild Birds

  • Salmonella Infections in Wild Mammals

  • References