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What is Bertielliasis?

What is Bertielliasis?

  • Bertielliasis: A parasitic intestinal infection caused by a nematode called Bertiella. The parasite commonly infects koalas, possums and primates but can occur in humans. Transmission usually occurs through accidental ingestion of infected fleas.

Bertielliasis: Introduction

Types of Bertielliasis:

Broader types of Bertielliasis:

What causes Bertielliasis?

Causes of Bertielliasis: see causes of Bertielliasis

What are the symptoms of Bertielliasis?

Symptoms of Bertielliasis: see symptoms of Bertielliasis

Bertielliasis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Bertielliasis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Bertielliasis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Bertielliasis: Infectious Disease Specialist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Bertielliasis.
Treatments for Bertielliasis: see treatments for Bertielliasis

Name and Aliases of Bertielliasis

Main name of condition: Bertielliasis

Other names or spellings for Bertielliasis:

Oesophagostomum bifurcum infection


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