Psittacosis

"Psittacosis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
MeSH information
Infection with CHLAMYDOPHILA PSITTACI (formerly Chlamydia psittaci), transmitted to humans by inhalation of dust-borne contaminated nasal secretions or excreta of infected BIRDS. This infection results in a febrile illness characterized by PNEUMONITIS and systemic manifestations.


Publications
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Psittacosis" by people in this website by year, and whether "Psittacosis" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 242 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 1992 and 2008
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