Bordetella avium


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Bordetella avium

[‚bȯr·də‚tel·ə ′ā·vē·əm]
(microbiology)
A nonsporulating, gram-negative coccobacillus that causes respiratory infections in birds.
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Studies on the bacterial etiology of airsacculitis of broilers in Northern and Middle Jordan with special reference to Escherichia coli, Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale, and Bordetella avium.
Discovery, purification, and characterization of a temperate transducing bacteriophage for Bordetella avium.
Bordetella avium is a pathogenic bacterium that causes upper respiratory disease in poultry and wild birds.