Brucellosis and the Respiratory System

Pappas, Georgios; Bosilkovski, Mile; Akritidis, Nikolaos; Mastora, Maria; Krteva, Liliana; Tsianos, Epaminondas
October 2003
Clinical Infectious Diseases;10/1/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p95
Academic Journal
Describes the involvement of the respiratory system in brucellosis in Balkan Peninsula. Accounts on the predominance of monocytic or lymphocytic infiltrates; Inhalation of the infectious aerosols particles; Use of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay to detect immunoglobulin M antibodies.


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