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Psittaciformes and Columbiformes were not visibly affected by the outbreak although they were kept in large numbers in S2, where large numbers of deaths occurred.
An increase in body temperature secondary to manual restraint is well documented in nonraptorial birds, including members of the orders Psittaciformes, Galliformes, Anseriformes, Passeriformes, and Columbiformes.
We studied zoonotie transmission of Chlamydophila psittaci in 39 breeding facilities for Psittaciformes (cockatoos, parrots, parakeets, lories) that frequently used antimicrobial drugs, Genotypes A or F/B were detected in 149% of humans at these facilities.
Metastatic melanomas have caused respiratory tract disease in Psittaciformes, (3,4) Anseriformes, (11) and Falconiformes, (14) although primarily affecting the lungs and nasal cavities.
Key words: Psittaciformes, conservation, molecular sexing, CHD gene, 2550F/2718R.
7) Overall, osseous sarcomas have been described in a variety of avian species from the taxonomic Orders Psittaciformes, Columbiformes, Ciconiiformes, Galliformes, and Passiformes.
Shedding (either per cloaca or per os) was observed in representatives of 8 of the 10 orders, with the exceptions of Psittaciformes (n=6 individual birds) and Piciformes species (n=1).
Tracheal Individual Group Total swab fecal fecal Order Pos Neg Pos Neg Pos Neg Pos Neg Anseriformes 0 2 ND ND 0 3 0 5 Charadriiformes 0 7 0 7 0 5 0 19 Ciconiiformes 0 5 0 3 0 3 0 11 Columbiformes 0 15 1 42 0 24 1 81 Coraciiformes 1 11 0 3 2 18 3 32 Galliformes 1 12 6 65 3 9 10 86 Gruiformes 0 3 0 5 0 3 0 11 Passeriformes 2 41 30 82 47 75 79 198 Psittaciformes 0 6 ND ND 0 1 0 7 Total 4 102 37 207 52 141 93 450 Abbreviations: Pos indicates positive; Neg, negative; ND, not done.
5 mm/15 sec, respectively, whereas another study in large Psittaciformes (6) reported tear production of roughly 20 mm/15 s.
Although uncommon, seminomas have occurred in several avian species in the orders Galliformes (chickens, guinea fowl, turkey, quail), Columbiformes (pigeons, doves), Anseriformes (ducks, swans), Psittaciformes (parrots, cockatiels, budgerigars [Melopsittacus undulatus]), and Passeriformes (arrow-marked babbler [Turdoides jardineii]).
23) Our results are not comparable to those of the study in large Psittaciformes because no final range was established in that study.
Lymphoma has been described in birds in the orders Anseriformes, Charadriiformes, Columbiformes, Ciconiiformes, Galliformes, Passeriformes, Psittaciformes, Strigiformes, Sphenisciformes, Pelecaniformes, and Struthioniformes.