anthroponoses


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anthroponoses

[‚an·thrə·pə′nō‚sēz]
(medicine)
Diseases transmitted from humans to animals.
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1) Significant interchange of the etiological agents from anthroponoses to zoonoses is observed in contemporary China, as the authors pointed the economic development and urbanization of cities as the main reason for that.
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 term reverse zoonoses or anthroponoses refer to diseases naturally transmitted from humans to animals.
The simian malarias: zoonoses, anthroponoses, or both?