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BIO 119 McCague File-064 Table 27 – 2 Representative Zoonoses Produced by Microorganisms Disease Associated Animals Mode of Transmission Bacterial and Related Infections Antrax Domestic livestock Direct contact with infected tissues and contaminated soil Brucellosis (undulant fever) Domestic livestock Direct contact with infected tissues; ingestion of milk from disease animals Bubonic plague Rodents Fleas and ticks Leptospirosis Dogs, rodents, wild mammals Direct contact with infected tissues and urine Relapsing fever Various rodents Lice and ticks Rocky Mountain spotted fever Dogs, rodents Ticks Salmonellosis Dogs, poultry, rats Ingestion of infected meat; contamination of water Tularemia Wild rabbits Direct contact with infected tissues; deer flies, ticks Fungus Infections Severals forms of ringworm
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Unformatted text preview: Various domestic animals e.g. cats, dogs Direct contact Protozoan Infections African sleeping sickness (trypanosomiasis) Man, wild game animals Tsetse flies Chagas’ disease Man, wild animals Kissing bugs Kala-azar leishmaniasis Cats, dogs, rodents Sandflies Toxoplasmosis Birds, wild rodents, domestic animals, e.g. cats Generally unknown; possibly contamination of food and water Viral Infections Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) Birds; horses and related animals Mosquitoes Influenza Man, swine, horses Direct contact with droplets Jungle yellow fever Various species of monkeys Mosquitoes Rabies Bats, cats, dogs, man, skunks, wolves, etc. Bites, contamination of wounds with infectious saliva...
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