Problem

Human vectors of animal diseases

Nature:

Human beings in contact with animals through their occupation may carry infection on their clothing or their hands. In the case of zoonoses, such as anthrax, humans may reinfect animals. Other animal diseases, such as Newcastle disease, may be carried by humans but do not affect them.

Aggravates:
Fowlpest
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Subject(s):
Mankind Human
Medicine Pathology
Zoology Animals
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 15: Life on Land
Date of last update
12.06.2019 – 18:38 CEST