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Infectious diseases of wild mammals and birds in Europe [electronic resource] / edited by Dolores Gavier-Widén, J. Paul Duff, Anna Meredith.

Publication:
Chichester, England ; Malden, Mass. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
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Book
1 online resource (570 p.)
Series:
Wiley UBCM ebooks.
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Subjects:
Wildlife diseases -- Europe.
Mammals -- Infections -- Europe.
Birds -- Infections -- Europe.
Communicable diseases in animals -- Europe.
Veterinary medicine -- Europe.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe is a key resource on the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases in European wildlife that covers the distinctive nature of diseases as they occur in Europe, including strains, insect vectors, reservoir species, and climate, as well as geographical distribution of the diseases and European regulations for reporting, diagnosis and control. Divided into sections on viral infections, bacterial infections, fungal and yeast infections, and prion infections, this definitive reference provides valuable information on disease classificatio
Contents:
Section I. Viral infections
Herpesvirus infections
Influenza virus infections
Avian Paramyxovirus infections
Circovirus Infections
Calicivirus Infections
Lyssavirus infections
Morbillivirus infections
Orbivirus infections
Flavivirus infections
Pestivirus infections
Picornavirus infections
Parvovirus infections
Poxvirus infections
Adenovirus infections
Retrovirus infections
Papillomavirus and Polyomavirus infections
Coronavirus infections
Bunyavirus infections
Other virus infections
Section II. Bacterial Infections
Mycobacteria infections
Yersinia infections
Tularaemia
Pasteurella infections
Brucellosis
Anthrax
Chlamydiaceae infections
Borrelia infections
Rickettsiales infections : Rickettsia, Anaplasma and Ehrlichia species
Mycoplasma infections
Escherichia infections
Salmonella infections
Campylobacter infections
Leptospira infections
Coxiella burnetii infection
Listeria infections
Clostridium species infections and botulism
Other bacterial infections
Section III. Fungal and yeast infections
Aspergilloss
Yeast infections
Other fungal infections
Harmful algal blooms or cyanobacterial toxicosis
Mycotoxicosis
Section IV. Prion infections
Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies, including chronic wasting disease
Section V. Appendices
Appendix 1: Some wildlife related new and emerging diseases (WiREDS) in Europe
Appendix 2: Selected infectious zoonotic diseases of European wildlife species
Appendix 3: OIE Reportable Wildlife Diseases and socio-economically important wildlife disease pathogens in Europe
Appendix 4: Wildlife disease pathogens with arthropod vectors
Appendix 5: Pathogens suspected of causing wild population declines, or of conservation importance
Appendix 6: Diseases by clinical presentations, mammals
Appendix 7: Diseases by clinical presentations, birds
Appendix 8: Species (Family) specific wildlife diseases in Europe.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Gavier-Widén, Dolores.
Duff, J. Paul.
Meredith, Anna.
ISBN:
1-283-54233-1
9786613854780
1-118-34244-5
1-118-34242-9
OCLC:
799766879