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*  Disease reservoir
... may refer to: Natural reservoir, the long-term host of the pathogen of an infectious disease Fomite, any ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Digestive System Disorders: Anorectal: Pelvic Reservoir
This procedure may also be referred to as ileal reservoir reconstruction, ileal pouch-anal anastomosis, restorative ... This procedure may also be referred to as ileal reservoir reconstruction, ileal pouch-anal anastomosis, restorative ... Information, support and discussion about ileoanal anastomosis and reservoir. Discussion board and email contact. ...
*  Forest
Margaletic, J (2003). "Small rodents in the forest ecosystem as infectious disease reservoirs". Acta Med Croatica (in Croatian ... and act as reservoirs of human and livestock disease. The management of forests is often referred to as forestry. Forest ... There are also many natural factors that can cause changes in forests over time including forest fires, insects, diseases, ... Wilcox, B.A.; Ellis, B. "Forests and emerging infectious diseases of humans". Food and Agriculture Organization of the United ...
*  Zooplankton
... can also act as a disease reservoir. Crustacean zooplankton have been found to house the bacterium Vibrio cholerae ...
*  Hosmer's Grove
However, chukar and common pheasant can adversely impact native bird populations by serving as disease reservoirs. Adaptation ...
*  Natural reservoir
In infectious disease ecology and epidemiology, a natural reservoir, also known as a disease reservoir or a reservoir of ... Humans as disease reservoirs can be symptomatic (showing illness) or asymptomatic (not showing illness), act as disease ... without causing disease for the reservoir itself. By some definitions a reservoir may also be an environment external to an ... A disease reservoir acts as a transmission point between a pathogen and a susceptible host. Transmission can occur directly or ...
*  White-footed mouse
It has also been found to be a competent reservoir for the Lyme disease-causing spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi. Monongahela ... "Reservoir competence of white-footed mice for Lyme disease spirochetes". Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 36 (1): 92-6. PMID 3812887. ... Borrelia burgdorferi has minimal impact on the Lyme disease reservoir host Peromyscus leucopus ; Vector-borne and zoonotic ... Am J Trop Med Hyg ; 42:254-259 Goodwin BJ, Ostfeld RS & Schauber EM (2001) Spatiotemporal variation in a Lyme disease host and ...
*  Bovine malignant catarrhal fever
BMCF is an important disease where reservoir and susceptible animals mix. There is a particular problem with Bali cattle in ... The similarity of MCF clinical signs to other enteric diseases, for example blue tongue, mucosal disease and foot and mouth ... foot and mouth disease and anthrax.Hartebeests and topi also may carry the disease. However, hartebeests and other antelopes ... Disease outbreaks in cattle are usually sporadic although infection of up to 40% of a herd has been reported. The reasons for ...
*  Kunsia
... a medical researcher who collected specimens of the woolly giant rat while studying rodent disease reservoirs in Bolivia. There ...
*  Tamara Awerbuch-Friedlander
She notes that mathematical modeling demonstrates that the deer are far less likely to be the disease reservoir than are mice. ... Her research encompasses sexually-transmitted diseases (STDs) such as HIV/AIDS, as well as vector-borne diseases, such as Lyme ... Mathematical models for the spread of zoonotic diseases. Spring 1996. Sr. Research Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and ... whether they concern zoonotic diseases such as the population dynamics of the tick that transmits Lyme disease in the ...
*  Channel catfish virus
Reservoirs of disease are clinically affected fish and recovered covert carriers. Disease occurs in fish less than a year old ... Infection with Channel catfish viral disease (CCVD) can cause significant economic loss in channel catfish farms. The disease ... Appropriate quarantine and hygiene measures should be employed to prevent spread of disease. The virus is sensitive to acidic ... This is a significant source of disease for vulnerable fish. Increased mortality in young catfish during warm weather, ...
*  Bacterial cold water disease
This disease is not zoonotic. Asymptomatic carrier fish and contaminated water provide reservoirs for disease. Transmission is ... Bacterial cold water disease (BCWD) is a bacterial disease of salmonid fish. It is caused by Flavobacterium psychrophilum ( ... BCWD may be referred to by a number of other names including cold water disease, peduncle disease, fit rot, tail rot and ... Journal of Fish Diseases. 35 (3): 193-201. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2761.2011.01336.x. PMID 22324343. Cold Water Disease, expert ...
*  Mansonelliasis
Asymptomatic humans serve as a significant reservoir for the disease. Little is known about other reservoirs of the disease.[ ... The disease exists in Africa and tropical Americas, spread by biting midges or blackflies. It is usually asymptomatic. ... Since most Mansonelliasis is asymptomatic, it has been considered a relatively minor filarial disease, and has a very low, if ... little has formally been done to control the disease.[citation needed] Filariasis Mansonella Kozek WJ, D'Alessandro A, Silva J ...
*  Exosome (vesicle)
Exosomes are remarkably stable in bodily fluids strengthening their utility as reservoirs for disease biomarkers. Patient blood ... Exosomes can potentially be used for prognosis, for therapy, and as biomarkers for health and disease. First discovered in the ... Exosomes mediate regenerative outcomes in injury and disease that recapitulate observed bioactivity of stem cell populations. ... "Exosomes in immunoregulation of chronic lung diseases". Allergy: n/a-n/a. doi:10.1111/all.13086. ISSN 1398-9995. Balaj, L.; ...
*  Microbotryum violaceum infection of Silene latifolia
... "disease reservoir" in transmission by being a constant source for spreading the disease for years. G. repens is a ... Sterilizing diseases do not attract a lot of attention in the research field compared to diseases that cause mortality in ... Therefore, this disease is sometimes classified as a sexually transmitted infection. They are fungal diseases that can infect ... Therefore, the most effective way to prevent the spread of this fungal disease is to remove and destroy the infected area of ...
*  Sexually transmitted infection
"Marburg virus disease: origins, reservoirs, transmission and guidelines,". ((Great Britain)) GOV.UK. 5 September 2014. Archived ... The disease may have originated from the Columbian Exchange. From Naples, the disease swept across Europe, killing more than ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention "WHO Disease and injury country ... In some instances a disease can be carried with no symptoms, which leaves a greater risk of passing the disease on to others. ...
*  Environmental impact of reservoirs
Diseases Whilst reservoirs are helpful to humans, they can also be harmful as well. One negative effect is that the reservoirs ... Warm climate reservoirs generate methane, a greenhouse gas when the reservoirs are stratified, in which the bottom layers are ... Its reservoir submerged a large area of land, forcing over a million people to relocate. "Dam related relocation affects ... Dams and Disease: Ecological Design and Health Impacts of Large Dams, Canals, and Irrigation Systems, Taylor & Francis, ISBN 0- ...
*  Ship Sanitation Certificate
... potential disease reservoirs or ill humans. Ship Sanitation Control Certificates (SSCC) are issued when a health risk is found ...
*  Oak wilt
... has made state and federal lands north of Minneapolis-St Paul the largest oak wilt disease reservoirs in Minnesota. See: https ... Oak wilt is a devastating disease, killing trees rapidly in a single season. It is an important disease in urban areas where a ... See disease cycle and management sections for details. Oak wilt is similar to Dutch elm disease but more controllable. Beetles ... The disease currently affects much of the eastern and central US, from Virginia to Minnesota to Arkansas, with pockets of ...
*  Lesser grison
... s can act as a reservoir for Chagas disease. The bodies of lesser grisons have also been used as magical charms in ...
*  Armadillo
... s are a presumed vector and natural reservoir for the disease in Texas and Louisiana and Florida. Prior to the arrival ... The armadillo is also a natural reservoir for Chagas disease. The nine-banded armadillo also serves science through its unusual ... Given that armadillos are native to the New World, at some point they must have acquired the disease from old-world humans. ... are among the few known species that can contract the disease systemically. They are particularly susceptible due to their ...
*  Parasitism
... from the diseases' reservoirs in animals such as deer. Campylobacter jejuni, a cause of severe enteritis (gut inflammation), is ... Many bacteria are parasitic, though since the result is infection and disease, sometimes leading to death, they are generally ... Borrelia, the cause of Lyme disease and relapsing fever, is transmitted by a vector, ticks of the genus Ixodes, ... Intracellular parasites, such as pathogenic (disease-causing) protozoa, bacteria or viruses, tend to rely on a third organism, ...
*  Bicolored shrew
"Shrews as Reservoir Hosts of Borna Disease Virus". Emerging Infectious Diseases. 12 (4): 675-677. doi:10.3201/eid1204.051418. ... The bicolored white-toothed shrew is a natural reservoir species for the Borna disease virus which is the causative agent of ... Kamhieh S, Flower RL (June 2006). "Borna disease virus (BDV) infection in cats. A concise review based on current knowledge". ... Rott, R.; Herzog, S.; Bechter, K.; Frese, K. (1991). "Borna disease, a possible hazard for man?". Archives of Virology. 118 (3- ...
*  Brucella abortus
Swine, goats, sheep, and cattle are a few of the reservoirs for the disease. B. abortus causes abortion and infertility in ... As with any disease, there can be serious complications; endocarditis and liver abscess are a couple of complications for ... The incubation period for the disease can range from 2 weeks to 1 year. Once symptoms begin to show, the host will be sick ... Brucella abortus enters phagocytes that invade human and animal defenses which in turn, cause chronic disease in the host. The ...
*  Timeline of the SARS outbreak
China culls civets in markets, thought to be a reservoir for the disease. January 10: A restaurant worker in Guangzhou province ... On March 12, WHO issued a global alert about a new infectious disease of unknown origin in both Vietnam and Hong Kong. On March ... The PRC Health Minister also claimed that the disease has been under control in most parts of mainland China. He also released ... On March 25, Hong Kong authorities said nine tourists came down with the disease when a mainland Chinese man boarded the same ...
*  Postcholecystectomy syndrome
The liver produces bile and the gallbladder acts as reservoir. From the gallbladder, bile enters the intestine in individual ... http://medusanews.com/diseases-and-conditions/gastroenterology/postcholecystectomical-syndrome.html. ...