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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Hello! / My father is 57 years old. Since June of 2011. He suffered from leg joints and hands, and in August the temperature rose from 37.2 to 38.5...

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1. low-grade fever (99.3-100.4) for 5 weeks (since 3rd week of October). never goes away for 48 hours Drs. cannot explain it. They have said that...

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My daughter developed diarrhea (4-5 liquid stools per day) after a trip to the Yucatan Peninsula. (She has been working in a dog kennel for about 8...

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I was diagnosed as having an infection of Brusella Bacteria. Two medicines were prescribed, doxycycline mono 100 mg and rifampin 300 mg . Each to...

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I m running a low grade fever on and off from 2 month,all blood test are good ,except brucellosis-went positive ,after 4 days negative ,swollen...

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I had undulant fever in 1953, have had severe fatigue, joint pain etc. on & off for several years, very severe this past year. I was diagnosed with...

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my cousin had previously diagnosed as Brucellosis, so treatment was given after a month high fever, joint pain was complained by Him, he was 8...

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