Diagnosis of zoonoses

If a zoonosis is overlooked in the differential diagnosis, many will remain undiagnosed and untreated. Table 26.1 Major zoonoses in Australia


Organism/s Animal host

Q fever



Bovine tuberculosis


Coxiella burnetii

Leptospirosis Leptospira pomona

Brucella abortus

Lyme disease Borrelia burgdorferi

Chlamydia psittaci

Mycobacterium bovis

Listeria monocytogenes

Various wild and domestic animals

Various domestic animals




Birds: parrots, pigeons, ducks, etc.


Various wild and domestic animals

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