Is a contagious disease caused by various bacteria of the family Brucella, with great importance for public health by the transmission to human and for having significant economic and health consequences.
Vaccination is the first step in the control and prevention of Brucellosis.READ MORE
The excretions pollute the soil, pens,
beds of straw, water from streams
Brucella is able to survive in the
environment for relatively long
With infected animals, abortions,
excretions, skin wounds, ocular
conjunctiva and nasal mucosa.
By ingestion of unpasteurized milk
or milk products.
Febrile illness - undulating fever or
Abortions or lack
1. Slaughter of animals
2. Closing borders
3. Additional costs of workforce
4. Work-related disease for farmers without correct protection
5. Sickness due to unpasteurized products
Prevention: The best solution
HANDLING OF DAIRY PRODUCTS
Decreases the spread of the disease and zoonosis
The best choice for elimination of the disease in herds
To know the prevalence of the disease
Pasteurization is the best choice to reduce the transmission to humans