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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In this study, our aim was to determine the current prevalence of Chlamydophila psittaci in fulmars and to relate it to available information on chlamydophilosis in humans in the Faroes.
A combined choanal and cloacal swab sample was submitted for polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing for Chlamydophila psittaci.
Psittacosis is a human disease caused by infection with the bacterium Chlamydophila psittaci.
Paraffin-embedded tissue was submitted for PCR testing for Chlamydophila psittaci and Rickettsia species by using universal primers, the results of which were negative.
This medicated diet may be suitable for treating spiral bacteria and Chlamydophila psittaci infections in cockatiels that will consume a pelleted diet.
and Chlamydophila psittaci in fecal samples of bald ibises (Geronticus eremita) housed in a conservation facility in Turkey.
These birds were evaluated for the presence of antibodies against Chlamydophila psittaci by complement fixation test and C.
Of 24 carcasses necropsied, 11 had lesions consistent with avian chlamydiosis, including 2 that tested positive for infectious Chlamydophila psittaci, and 12 were positive for avian botulism type C.
Results of hematologic testing were within reference ranges, and results of tests for Salmonella species and intestinal parasites on pooled fecal samples were negative as was an antigen enzymelinked immunosorbent assay for Chlamydophila psittaci.
Abstract: An outbreak of Chlamydophila psittaci occurred in an outdoor colony of 63 Magellanic penguins (Spheniscus magellanicus) at the San Francisco Zoo.
An outbreak of Chlamydophila psittaci in ala outdoor colony of magellanic penguins (Spheniscus magellanicus).
Objective--To determine whether the presence of Chlamydophila psittaci antigen, plasma cholesterol concentration, diet, sex, species, and age are risk factors for the development of atherosclerosis in pet psittacine birds.