DISEASE LINK PAGE
|Diseases / List of Bacterial Diseases
/ Disease description:
This disease page is currently predominantly used in Wildpro to link different data types and demonstrate inter-relationships. Whilst basic information is available, It does not contain detailed information.
Further information on Disease Agents has only been incorporated for agents recorded in species for which a full Wildpro "Health and Management" module has been completed (i.e. for which a comprehensive literature review has been undertaken). Only those agents with further information available are linked below:
|Physical Agent(s)||-- Indirect / Secondary|
|General Description||In Britain pasteurellosis is
seen as a sporadic infection in birds following injury by predators such as cats.
In North America, large outbreaks of disease caused by the same organism occur. This is known as Avian cholera.
|Further Information||Commonly seen in birds
following attacks by cats or other predators; may cause the deaths of as many as 60%
of birds bitten by cats and rescued alive (J3.109.w1,
|Techniques linked to this disease||
|Host taxa groups /species||
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