32. Campylobacter Infections

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

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342442.ch32

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

How to Cite

Speck, S. (2012) Campylobacter 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.ch32

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

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405199056

Online ISBN: 9781118342442



  • Campylobacter infections;
  • Campylobacter spp., Gram-negative, thin, curved rods;
  • species of Campylobacter, domestic/wild animals and birds;
  • Campylobacter spp. prevalence, feeding habits/ecosystem;
  • Campylobacter jejuni and C. coli, faeces of companion animals;
  • Campylobacter spp. in wild mammals/birds of Europe;
  • Campylobacter spp. pathogenic in humans, and wild animals;
  • Campylobacter spp. diagnosis, various specimens for clinical


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