anthroponoses


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anthroponoses

[‚an·thrə·pə′nō‚sēz]
(medicine)
Diseases transmitted from humans to animals.
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The results of this study suggest that baboons on the Cape Peninsula pose a low but potential risk for transmitting zoonoses and that they might be at risk from anthroponoses.
The simian malarias: zoonoses, anthroponoses, or both?
albertii can be transmitted from animals to humans is unknown, although the eae, cdtB, MLST, and PFGE data indicating that the bird isolates cluster among isolates from humans suggest that zoonoses or anthroponoses are possible.