Bordetella parapertussis


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Related to Bordetella parapertussis: Bordetella bronchiseptica, Bordetella pertussis

Bor·de·tel·la par·a·per·tus·'sis

a bacterial species that causes a whooping cough-like disease, usually milder than that seen with Bordetella pertussis.

Bordetella parapertussis

A small, aerobic, gram-negative bacillus, the DNA of which is similar to B pertussis. Infection with B parapertussis is usually milder but, like B pertussis, it may cause death, especially in very young children.
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Prevalence of Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis infections in Tunisian hospitalized infants: results of a 4-year prospective study.
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Pertussis, or whooping cough, is an upper respiratory infection caused by the Bordetella pertussis or Bordetella parapertussis bacteria.
pertussis, 11 (5.7%) for Bordetella parapertussis, two (1.0%) for Bordetella holmesii, and five (2.6%) were indeterminate.
Twenty two people have died and a further 361 are suffering from whooping coughs, a contagious disease caused by Bordetella Parapertussis bacteria.
Evaluation of PCR for diagnosis ofBordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis infections.
Se debe, en realidad, a dos especies del mismo genero: la Bordetella pertussis y la Bordetella parapertussis.