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Related to chlamydiosis: parrot fever, Avian chlamydiosis
any infection or disease caused by Chlamydia.
chlamydiosis/chla·myd·i·o·sis/ (klah-mid″e-o´sis) any infection or disease caused by Chlamydia.
A generic term for any infection by and of the Chlamydia species. In humans, the plain English Chlamydia infection is generally preferred.
(1) Enzootic abortion of ewes, see there.
Chlamydiosis, psittacosis, or ornithosis
Other names for parrot fever in humans.
Mentioned in: Parrot Fever
any disease or infection caused by members of the family Chlamydiaceae; takes many forms including: psittacosis and ornithosis in birds, placentopathy manifested by abortion in enzootic abortion of ewes, sporadic bovine encephalomyelitis, pneumonitis in all species except pig, conjunctivitis in sheep, cats and laboratory rodents, polyarthritis in sheep, cattle, horse, enteritis in cattle and lagomorphs, and septicemia in epizootic chlamydiosis in lagomorphs.