DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for glanders

Glanders [DOID:13444]

A primary bacterial infectious disease that results_in septicemic infection, has_material_basis_in Burkholderia mallei, which is transmitted_by contact with tissues or body fluids of infected animals, or through mucosal surfaces such as the eyes and nose. The infection has_symptom fever, has_symptom chills, has_symptom sweating, has_symptom muscle aches, has_symptom chest pain, has_symptom muscle tightness, has_symptom headache, has_symptom mucopurulent nasal discharge, and has_symptom nodular lesions in the lungs.

Synonyms:  glanders,  DOID:13444,  Farcy pipes,  Infection due to Pseudomonas mallei,  glanders (disorder) ...