Psittacosis — also known as parrot fever, and ornithosis — is a zoonotic
infectious disease caused by a bacterium called Chlamydia psittaci and
contracted from ...
Parrot fever, also called parrot disease and psittacosis, is very rare. According to
the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there have been fewer than 50 ...
Psittacosis is an infectious disease usually transmitted to humans from birds in
the parrot family, turkeys and pigeons. Birds in the parrot family, or psittacines, ...
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Psittacosis is also known as 'parrot fever,' ornithosis, or chlamydiosis. It is a
widespread disease caused by an organism called Chlamydophila psittaci.
Jun 4, 2015 ... The man, from Bristol, has been diagnosed with psittacosis - commonly known as
parrot fever, which causes fever, chills and an intolerance to ...
Psittacosis or parrot fever is a type of lung infection caused by the bacterium
Chlamydia psittaci. This germ is commonly carried by wild and domesticated
Parrot fever is a rare infectious disease that causes pneumonia in humans. It is
transmitted from pet birds or poultry. The illness is caused by a chlamydia, which
Psittacosis is caused by infection. psittacosis Synonyms: Chlamydia psittaci
infection, ornithosis, parrot fever, chlamydiosis.