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What kind of Organism is Cryptosporidiosis? PROTOZOA
How is Cryptosporidiosis transmitted? Faecal/oral route
how would you treat Cryptosporidiosis? Supportive Care, treat the symptoms
What is another name for Weils Disease? Leptospirosis
What kind of organism is Leptospirosis? BACTERIAL - Leptospira icterhaemorrhaggia
What animals are the host of Leptospirosis? Rodents mainly however also reptiles and cats and dogs
How is Leptospirosis spread? Contact with infected animal urine or water
What zoonoytice disease is caused by mycobacteria? Tubercullosis - T.B
What is the hazard to humans that have contracted Listeriosis? Septicaemia
List 5 different pathogens that cause zoonosis BACTERIAL, VIRAL, FUNGAL, PROTOZOAL AND PARASITES (ENDO/ECTO)
How is Herpes B commonly spread? Monkey Bite
How is Toxoplasma Gondii diagnosed? Blood Sample
How would a worker who cleans out bird cages be at risk form catching psittacosis? From Inhaling dust from bird droppings
What is the definition of ZOONOSIS A disease that can passed from an animal to a human
What kind of organism is Ringworm? FUNGAL
4. For many of the zoonotic disorders, what is the simple method of prevention of spread that everyone should adhere to? General Hygiene
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