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A species of the genus BRUCELLA whose natural hosts are sheep and goats. Other mammals, including humans, may be infected. In general, these organisms tend to be more virulent for laboratory animals than BRUCELLA ABORTUS and may cause fatal infections. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

Basic Part Properties

Brucella melitensis
Part Type
Component (Describes the core component or analyte measured)
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Construct for LOINC Short Name
B melitensis

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Language Variants

Tag Language Translation
zh-CN Chinese (China) 羊种布鲁氏菌
Synonyms: 地中海热病;波状热;羊布鲁菌;马尔他热病;马耳他热
fr-CA French (Canada) Brucella melitensis
et-EE Estonian (Estonia) Brucella melitensis
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Brucella melitensis
it-IT Italian (Italy) Brucella melitensis
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Brucella melitensis
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Brucella melitensis
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) Brucella melitensis
fr-BE French (Belgium) Brucella melitensis