Brucellosis

What is Brucellosis?

Infectious diseases caused by the bacteria Brucella melitensis biovars, characterized by fever, sweating, weakness, orchitis, aches, and pains, and transmitted to humans by direct contact with diseased animals or through ingestion of infected meat, milk, or cheese, and particularly hazardous to veterinarians, farmers, and slaughterhouse workers; although some crossing over by species may occur, Brucella melitensis, Brucella melitensis biovar abortus, Brucella melitensis biovar canis, and Brucella melitensis biovar suis characteristically affect goats, cattle, dogs, and swine, respectively.

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sir i am strongly believing that i am suffering with BRUCELLOSIS viral infection disease, as i was drinked raw milk of buffalow for a month. it...

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First of all, your symptoms are non specific. That means, they do not indicate towards a particular disease...

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sir i am having a habit of drinking raw milk of buffalo every day. we purchase milk from milk boy who sold house to house. he mixed some milk with...

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There is no need to worry about the mixing of pregnant buffalo milk with usual milk as long as you have been boiling the milk enough...

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I began having severe muscle pain 8 1/2 days ago (throughout body, mostly upper thighs, upper arms, back, abdomen & neck, w/intermittant lowgrade...

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