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Introduction: Ornithosis

Description of Ornithosis

Ornithosis (medical condition): An infectious disease caused by Chlamydia psittaci...more »

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  »Introduction: Psittacosis
  »Symptoms of Psittacosis
  »Treatments for Psittacosis

Ornithosis: an atypical pneumonia caused by a rickettsia microorganism and transmitted to humans from infected birds.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Ornithosis: Related Topics

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Ornithosis: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ornithosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Ornithosis, or a subtype of Ornithosis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ornithosis as a Disease

Ornithosis: Another name for Psittacosis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Psittacosis
  »Symptoms of Psittacosis
  »Treatments for Psittacosis

Ornithosis: Related Diseases

Ornithosis: Ornithosis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Ornithosis (Psittacosis)

Some of the symptoms of Ornithosis incude:

Treatments for Ornithosis (Psittacosis)

Treatments for Ornithosis (Psittacosis) include:

Treatment of Ornithosis: For more treatment information about Ornithosis, see treatment of Psittacosis (Ornithosis)

Ornithosis: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Ornithosis:

Terms associated with Ornithosis:

Terms Similar to Ornithosis:

Source - NIH

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Ornithosis

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Hierarchical classifications of Ornithosis

The following list attempts to classify Ornithosis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • atypical pneumonia,mycoplasmal pneumonia,primary atypical pneumonia
  • respiratory disease,respiratory disorder,respiratory illness
  • disease
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

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