Human Monocytic Ehrlichiosis
Human Granulocytic Anaplasmosis
Rodents (Peromyscus spp. - white-footed mouse, cotton mouse & Neotoma spp. - woodrats)
black rat (Rattus rattus) & norway rat (Rattus norvegicus)
Epidemic Louse-Borne Typhus
humans, body lice (Pediculus humanus), and in N. America flying squirrels
part of the normal fungal flora of the human mouth and GI tract
Inhalational fungal diseases
building air ducts & around vents, dirt, potting soil, building supplies, etc.
bird and bat guano
Coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever)
soil in dry areas, and in air-bornue dust
present in oropharyngeal regions of asymptomatic persons
humans & female Anopheles
mammals. for visceral leishmaniasis = dogs, cutaneous leishmaniasis = rodents. In the US = woodrats
Sleeping sickness / Human African Trypanosomiasis
T. rhodesiense = wild mammals & T. gambiense = humans
Chagas Disease / American Trypanosomiasis
humans and domestic & wild animals
1st intermediate host = krill, 2nd intermediate host = fish and squid, definitive hosts = larger fish, dolphins or humans
Baylisascariasis (Raccoon Roundworm)
definitive host = raccoons
definitive host = humans
Lymphatic Filariasis (Elephantiasis)
Onchocerciasis (River Blindness)
rivers and streams
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