Mycoplasma haemofelis

(redirected from Haemobartonella felis)

Mycoplasma haemofelis (Mhf),

the cause of severe feline infectious hemolytic anemia. Coinfection with M. haemominutum results in enhanced severity of clinical signs. Mhf lacks a cell wall and replicates on the outside of the infected cells; closely related to Eperythrozoon sp.
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Mycoplasma, formerly known as haemobartonella felis, is transmitted by the bite of an infected tick but can also be transmitted from mother cat to kittens or from one infected cat to another during a fight.
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.
suis (22), y en otros generos de bacterias como Haemobartonella felis (23), Ehrlichias (24), Haemophilus parasuis (13), Francisella spp.
specific in situ hybridization of Haemobartonella felis with a DNA probe and tyramide signal amplification.
Development and evaluation of a PCR-based assay for detection of Haemobartonella felis in cats and differentiation of H.