Other Bird-borne Diseases

Other Bird-borne Diseases

  • Encephalitis
  • Newcastle Disease
  • Aspergillosis
  • Toxoplasmosis
 
  • Pseudotuberculosis
  • Avian Tuberculosis
  • Coccidiosis
  • Transmissible 
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Hog Cholera
  • Cryptococcosis

 

 

 

 

Cause

Pigeons, starlings, sparrows, blackbirds and other birds
Symptoms

Varies by disease
Treatment

Seek medical attention from a physician
Prevention

Wear a face mask or respirator if working in a dry dusty area where bird droppings are present.
Spray work areas with water and disinfectants to minimize the potential for airborne particles.