Agent Name

Brucella species

Major Category

Biological Agents

Category

Infectious Agents

Comments

Brucellosis is an occupational disease for workers who handle infected animals and their tissues. Affected workers include farmers, hunters, veterinarians, butchers, and slaughterers.

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Diseases

Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: