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    Infectious Disease Control Unit
    Mail Code: 1960
    PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street, Suite T801
    Austin, TX 78714

    Phone: 512 776 7676
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Zoonosis Control Group

Brucella Brucella
(Brucellosis, Mediterranean Fever, Brucella melitensis, Abortus, Suis, Canis)
ICD-9 023; ICD-10 A23


Brucellosis is a disease caused by bacteria. It can affect many kinds of animals as well as people. It is frequently spread in animals through breeding with infected animals.

Last updated August 22, 2011