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Campylobacteriosis

Other Names: Campylobacter enteritis, Vibrionic enteritis, Vibriosis
Campylobacteriosis is a microaerophilic bacterial disease that causes enteritis in domestic animals and humans, infertility and abortions in sheep and cattle, septicemia in humans, and other diseases with minor importance in domestic animals.

Disease Agents

  • Campylobacter coli
  • Campylobacter fetus subsp.fetus
  • Campylobacter jejuni

Disease Presentation

Additional Disease Specific Resources

 

Campylobacter in Poultry
A grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture has been awarded to a research team to support development of new methods to manage Campylobacter, a bacterial pathogen carried primarily by poultry.   
[www.campypoultry.org]


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