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14:55 Apr 8, 2020
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COVID-19 - Medical - Medical (general)
Additional field(s): Medical (general), Journalism
English term or phrase: zoonosis
Definition from WHO:
A zoonosis is any disease or infection that is naturally transmissible from vertebrate animals to humans. Animals thus play an essential role in maintaining zoonotic infections in nature. Zoonoses may be bacterial, viral, or parasitic, or may involve unconventional agents. As well as being a public health problem, many of the major zoonotic diseases prevent the efficient production of food of animal origin and create obstacles to international trade in animal products.

Example sentence(s):
  • Just to give an example how zoonosis can adversely impact the economy of a country- the emergence of SARS in 2003 has the cost the world economy over USD 50 billion on account of medical treatment and loss of revenue associated with abrupt halt of tourism industry. WHO
  • These studies might provide new surveillance opportunities by allowing improved targeting of the key wildlife species most likely to harbour the next emerging zoonosis. NCBI
  • The highest zoonosis burden, they found, occurs in just a few countries, particularly Ethiopia, Nigeria and India. Live Science
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Juliana Cullafiq
Klementina Shahini


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Definition from own experience or research:
Sëmundje ose infeksion që është i transmetueshëm natyrshëm nga kafshët vertebrorë te njerëzit.

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  • Qarku i Gjirokastrës njihet si një nga zonat më problematike të shfaqjes së sëmundshmërisë zonoze ku janë evidentuar jo vetëm raste të sëmundjes në krerë dhe në njerëz, por edhe viktima në njerëz. - https://www.balkanweb.com/rreziku-nga-an  
Klementina Shahini
United States
Local time: 04:12
Native speaker of: Native in AlbanianAlbanian
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Definition from Fjalori anglisht-shqip i mjekësisë:
Sëmundje që njerëzit i marrin nga kafshët.

Example sentence(s):
  • Të dhënat e grumbulluara na japin mundësinë që të studiojmë praninë dhe shkallën e përhapjes së këtyre dy zoonozave përgjatë vitit 2015 në rrethe të ndryshme të vendit tonë. - Instituti i Shëndetit Publik  
  • Kjo është një nga gjetjet kryesore të raportit vjetor mbi tendencat dhe burimet e zoonozave të botuara nga Autoriteti Europian i Sigurisë së Ushqimit (EFSA) dhe Qendra Evropiane për Parandalimin dhe Kontrollin e Sëmundjeve (ECDC). - Autoriteti Kombëtar i Ushqimit  
Juliana Cullafiq
Local time: 10:12
Native speaker of: Native in AlbanianAlbanian
PRO pts in category: 60
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