Thomas, A.D. and Norton, J.H. and Pott, B.W. (1980) Melioidosis in a Galah (Cacatua roseicapilla). Australian Veterinary Journal, 56 (4). pp. 192-193.
Article Link(s): http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1751-0813.1980.tb05680...
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A second case of a natural infection of melioidosis in a native bird is described. Pseudomonas pseudonallei was isolated in pure culture from the liver, spleen and intestinal contents of a galah (Cacatua roseicapilla). The case was characterised by focal granuloma formation, often associated with necrosis, in the brain, lungs, liver, spleen and kidneys.
|Corporate Creators:||Biosecurity Queensland|
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|Keywords:||Melioidosis; Galah; Cacatua roseicapilla.|
|Subjects:||Veterinary medicine > Communicable diseases of animals (General)|
|Deposited On:||26 Feb 2004|
|Last Modified:||13 Aug 2010 15:08|
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