Brucellosis in Goats, Sheep & Camels

Bacterial Diseases
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Animals Involved

Goats, sheep, camels; other mammalian spillover hosts

Known Distributions

Asia, Africa, Middle East, Mexico, Central and South America, some parts of Europe

Probable Means of Spreading

Ingestion (including unpasteurized dairy products or undercooked meat), contact with mucous membranes and broken skin; Rev 1 vaccine

Clinical Manifestations in People

See Brucellosis in Large Animals; this species highly pathogenic for people

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See Also:

Brucellosis in Dogs

Bacterial Diseases

Brucellosis in Pigs

Bacterial Diseases