C. psittaci


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Noun1.C. psittaci - bacteria responsible for the sexually transmitted disease chlamydia
chlamydia - coccoid rickettsia infesting birds and mammals; cause infections of eyes and lungs and genitourinary tract
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Since the samples obtained came from Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Nature Center, which houses a number of avian species, it is imperative that the presence of C.
To identify relevant literature, a comprehensive search of PubMed was performed by using various combinations of search terms including, but not limited to: psittacosis, Chlamydia psittaci, Chlamydophila psittaci, C.
Because of the rarity of the disease, standard diagnostic panels usually do not include C.
Despite the fact that the Psittaciformes, Columbiformes and turkeys, are the main sources of human diseases, it should be emphasized that C.
Avian chlamydiosis (AC) refers to any infection with or disease caused by C.
Morrison, also with the Rocky Mountain Lab, went on to direct a series of studies attempting to isolate from C.
We have also documented trachoma-like disease caused by C.
Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Veterinary Services Laboratory, which isolated C.
PCR and restriction fragment length polymorphism indicated the ompA gene from the isolate was similar to that of avian C.
Information on antimicrobial drug use in Psittaciformes and a C.
Editorial Note: Psittacosis ("parrot fever") is caused by the obligate intracellular bacterium C.