Diseases that can be transmitted from animals to humans
Zoonoses
Organisms that live on or within another organism or host
Parasites
Food or nourishment from the host
Sustenance
A tear or pulled out wound
Evulsions
Within the skin
Intradermal
Within the muscle
Intramuscular
Proteins that function as antibodies, "Immune ________ ________"
Gamma Globulin
Disease produced by infection of the parasite toxoplasma gondii
Toxoplasmosis
Disease caused by the salmonella bacteria
Salmonellosis
Organism that multiplies in the cells of the small peripheral blood vessels, causing coagulation of the blood
Rickettsia
Tick transmitted disease affecting both humans & animals
Lyme
Carried by both dogs & cats, can cause a rare & potentially fatal disease
Tape Worms
Common parasitic roundworms in dogs & cats
Ascarids
Disease transmitted by caged birds; also known as Parrot Fever
Psittacosis
Bacteria infections, causes sore throats, & can be transmitted by dogs
Streptococcal