arizonosis

arizonosis

infection with Arizona spp.

avian arizonosis
a disease of birds caused by infection with Salmonella arizonae (Arizona hinshawi). Manifested by diarrhea, leg paralysis, twisted neck and pasted vent. Affected birds squat on their hocks and huddle together.
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Salmonellosis and arizonosis in the reptile collection at the National Zoological Park.