Haemobartonella


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Haemobartonella

A genus of gram-negative bacteria, possibly identical to Mycoplasma. Some species infect carnivores and rodents. Infection may be subclinical or may result in immune-mediated hemolytic anemia. Transmission is thought to be by blood-sucking arthropod vectors.

Haemobartonella

a group of bacteria that parasitize erythrocytes and are now recognized to be within the genus Mycoplasma. Some species have yet to be formally reassigned. See Mycoplasmahaemocanis,Mycoplasmahaemofelis,Mycoplasmahaemomuris,Mycoplasmahematoparvum,Mycoplasmahaemominutum.
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Proposal to transfer some members of the genera Haemobartonella and Eperythrozoon to the genus Mycoplasma with descriptions of 'Candidatus Mycoplasma haemofelis', 'Candidatus Mycoplasma haemomuris', 'Candidatus Mycoplasma haemosuis' and 'Candidatus Mycoplasma wenyonii'.
specific in situ hybridization of Haemobartonella felis with a DNA probe and tyramide signal amplification.
Molecular, clinical and pathologic comparison of two distinct strains of Haemobartonella felis in domestic cats.
Haemobartonella felis causing feline infectious anaemia until recently was classified as a rickettsial organism.
Molecular, clinical, and pathologic comparison of two distinct strains of Haemobartonella felis in domestic cats.
The donor should be negative for Ehrlichia canis, Babesia canis, Haemobartonella canis, brucella canis and for microfilaria of Dirofilaria immitis (Sackman, 1998).