Brucellosis

Cyprus fever; Undulant fever; Gibraltar fever; Malta fever; Mediterranean fever

Brucellosis is an infectious disease that occurs from contact with animals carrying brucella bacteria.

Brucellosis

Brucellosis is a disease that starts with flu-like symptoms. Complications may include arthritis, heart disease and brain damage.

Antibodies

Antigens are large molecules (usually proteins) on the surface of cells, viruses, fungi, bacteria, and some non-living substances such as toxins, chemicals, drugs, and foreign particles. The immune system recognizes antigens and produces antibodies that destroy substances containing antigens.

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