Noun(1) infectious disease of birds(2) an atypical pneumonia caused by a rickettsia microorganism and transmitted to humans from infected birds
(1) C. psittaci causes a rare disease called psittacosis (also known as ornithosis).(2) The probability that a pneumonic illness in a budgerigar owner is due to psittacosis increases when the patient says that a pet bird has recently died.(3) One species, C. psittaci, causes psittacosis (so-called parrot fever), a respiratory infection transmitted from birds to people.(4) Exposure to the dust from nesting material and dried droppings can cause psittacosis , a respiratory disorder.(5) Though some birds with psittacosis don't display any signs or symptoms, others lose feathers or change their eating habits.
1. parrot disease ::
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