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LP14371-6Bordetella pertussisActive

Description

LP14371-6   Bordetella pertussis
Bordetella pertussis is a species of Bordetella that causes pertussis, also known as whooping cough. Pertussis causes coughing paroxysms, whooping, and post-tussive emesis. Vaccination against B. pertussis can prevent disease; however, B. parapertussis, another species of Bordetella, also causes illness that is often indistinguishable from pertussis, and the B. pertussis vaccine does not protect against B. parapertussis infection. [PMID: 28514288] Both B. pertussis and parapertussis are strictly aerobic, non-motile, gram-negative coccobacilli that are difficult to isolate using traditional culture techniques. Diagnostic techniques include culture, molecular assays, and serology. [PMID: 26242280] Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Basic Part Properties

Name
Bordetella pertussis
Type
Component
Created On
2000-05-04
Construct for LOINC Short Name
B pert

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Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (CHINA)
百日咳博德特菌
Synonyms: 百日咳;百日咳博德特氏菌;胎咳;鸡咳
nl-NLDutch (NETHERLANDS)
Bordetella pertussis
Synonyms: kinkhoest
et-EEEstonian (ESTONIA)
Bordetella pertussis
fr-BEFrench (BELGIUM)
Bordetella pertussis
fr-CAFrench (CANADA)
Bordetella pertussis
it-ITItalian (ITALY)
Bordetella pertussis
ru-RURussian (RUSSIAN FEDERATION)
Bordetella pertussis
es-ESSpanish (SPAIN)
Bordetella pertussis
Synonyms: B pert;B pertussis;Pertussis;Tosferina
tr-TRTurkish (TURKEY)
Bordetella pertussis
Synonyms: B pertussis