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EEDA Textbook References: Chlamydiosis, Zoonotic

Acha PN, Szyfres B (Pan American Health Organization [PAHO]). Zoonoses and communicable diseases common to man and animals. Volume 2. Chlamydiosis, rickettsioses, and viroses. 3rd ed. Washington DC: PAHO; 2003. Scientific and Technical Publication No. 580. Zoonotic chlamydiosis; p. 42-51.

Aiello SE, Mays A, editors. The Merck veterinary manual. 8th ed. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 1998. Abortion in large animals; p 988-997.

Aiello SE, Mays A, editors. The Merck veterinary manual. 8th ed. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 1998. Chlamydial conjunctivitis; p 359-360.

Aiello SE, Mays A, editors. The Merck veterinary manual. 8th ed. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 1998. Chlamydial polyarthritis-serositis; p 763-764.

Berger L, Volp K, Mathews S, Speare R, Timms P. Chlamydia pneumoniae in a free-ranging giant barred frog (Mixophyes iteratus) from Australia. J Clin Microbiol. 1999;47: 2378-2380.

Bodetti TJ, Jacobson E, Wan C, Hafner L, Pospischil A, Rose K, Timms P. Molecular evidence to support the expansion of the host range of Chlamydophila pneumoniae to include reptiles as well as humans, horses, koalas and amphibians. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2002;25:146-52.

Canadian Laboratory Centre for Disease Control. Material Safety Data Sheet – Chlamydia psittaci. Office of Laboratory Security; 2001 Jan. Available at: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/pphb-dgspsp/msds-ftss/index.html#menu. Accessed 29 Dec 2004.

Carter GR, editor. A concise guide to infectious and parasitic diseases of dogs and cats. Ithaca, NY: International Veterinary Information Service (IVIS); 2003 Jun. Major infectious diseases of dogs and cats - Part 2 (E through L). Available at: http://www.ivis.org/special_books/carter/carter5b/chapter.asp. Accessed 20 Aug 2009.

Cunka BA. Pneumonia, community-acquired [online]. eMedicine.com; 2004 July. Available at: http://www.emedicine.com/med/topic3162.htm. Accessed 3 Jan 2005.

Everett KD, Bush RM, Andersen AA. Emended description of the order Chlamydiales, proposal of Parachlamydiaceae fam. nov. and Simkaniaceae fam. nov., each containing one monotypic genus, revised taxonomy of the family Chlamydiaceae, including a new genus and five new species, and standards for the identification of organisms. Int. J Syst Bacteriol 1999;49:415–440.

Everett KD, Ward ME. The genus Chlamydophila [monograph online]. www.Chlamydiae.com; 2002 May. Available at: http://www.chlamydiae.com/docs/Chlamydiales/genus_chlamydophila.asp. Accessed 3 Jan 2005.

Hammerschlag MR. Antimicrobial susceptibility and therapy of infections caused by Chlamydia pneumoniae. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1994;38:1873-1878.

Hartley JC, Kaye S, Stevenson S, Bennett J, Ridgway G. PCR detection and molecular identification of Chlamydiaceae species. J Clin Microbiol. 2001;39:3072-79.

Holzworth J, editor. Diseases of the cat. Philadelphia: WB Saunders; 1987. Chlamydiosis; p. 231-233.

Masubuchi K, Nosaka H, Iwamoto K, Kokubu T, Yamanaka M, Shimizu Y. Experimental infection of cats with Chlamydophila felis. J Vet Med Sci. 2002;64:1165-8.

National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians [NASPHV]. Compendium of measures to control Chlamydophila psittaci (formerly Chlamydia psittaci) infection among humans (psittacosis) and pet birds [online]. NASPHV; 2004. Available at: http://www.nasphv.org/Documents/Psittacosis.pdf. Accessed 20 Aug 2009.

Nietfeld JC. Chlamydial infections in small ruminants. Vet Clin North Am Food Anim Pract. 2001;17:301-14, vi.

Office International des Epizooties [OIE]. Manual of diagnostic tests and vaccines for terrestrial animals. OIE; 2004. Enzootic abortion of ewes. Available at: http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mmanual/A_summry.htm. Accessed 29 Dec 2004.

Organic Livestock Research Group, VEERU, The University of Reading. Enzootic (Chlamydial) abortion [online]. University of Reading; 2003. Available at: http://www.organic-vet.reading.ac.uk/Sheepweb/disease/enzoo/enzoo1.htm. Accessed 29 Dec 2004.

Pettersson B, Andersson A, Leitner T, Olsvik O, Uhlen M, Storey C, Black CM. Evolutionary relationships among members of the genus Chlamydia based on 16S ribosomal DNA analysis. J Bacteriol. 1997;179:4195-205.

Pospischil A, Thoma R, Hilbe M, Grest P, Gebbers JO. Abortion in woman caused by caprine Chlamydophila abortus (Chlamydia psittaci serovar 1). Swiss Med Wkly. 2002 9;132:64-6.

Pospisil L, Canderle J. Chlamydia (Chlamydophila) a review. Vet Med – Czech. 2004; 49:129 –134.

Reed KD, Ruth GR, Meyer JA, Shukla SK. Chlamydia pneumoniae infection in a breeding colony of African clawed frogs (Xenopus tropicalis). Emerg Infect Dis. 2000:6:196-9.

Rekiki A, Sidi-Boumedine K, Souriau A, Jemli J, Hammami S, Rodolakis A. Isolation and characterisation of local strains of Chlamydophila abortus (Chlamydia psittaci serotype 1) from Tunisia. Vet Res. 2002;33:215-22.

Rodolakis A. Caprine chlamydiosis. In: Tempestra M, editor. Recent advances in goat diseases. Ithaca, NY: International Veterinary Information Service [IVIS]; 2001. Available at: http://www.ivis.org/advances/Disease_Tempesta/rodolakis_chlamydiosis/IVIS.pdf. Accessed 29 Dec 2004.

Walder G, Meusburger H, Hotzel H, Oehme A, Neunteufel W, Dierich MP, Würzner R. Chlamydophila abortus pelvic inflammatory disease. Emerg Infect Dis. 2003;9:1642-4.

Weese JS, Peregrine AS, Armstrong J. Occupational health and safety in small animal veterinary practice: Part I — Nonparasitic zoonotic diseases. Can Vet J. 2002;43:631-636.