human babesiosis

hu·man ba·be·si·o·sis

an uncommon human disease caused by infection with Babesia species (most frequently B. divergens in Europe and B. microti in the U.S.) that has been fatal in some splenectomized people.
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The Health Care Professional's Guide to the Treatment and Diagnosis of Human Babesiosis.
Human babesiosis mostly occurs in USA, but cases have also been reported in several European countries.
Since its recognition on Nantucket Island and Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA, during the 1970s (3), human babesiosis from B.
Short-tailed shrews as reservoirs of the agents of Lyme disease and human babesiosis.
The Army Institute of Public Health, United States Army Public Health Command is testing the ticks from Harpers Ferry for the disease agents responsible for Lyme disease, human anaplasmosis, and human babesiosis.
Krause and Edouard Vannier, a colleague at Tufts University School of Medicine, published a comprehensive review of human babesiosis in this week's edition of the New England Journal of Medicine.
Human babesiosis is a tick-borne parasitic infection that can result in an intraerythrocytic infection and hemolytic anemia.
Technologies developed for control of cattle fever ticks on deer will also help control other deer-associated ticks, which transmit diseases such as Lyme disease, human babesiosis, and two kinds ofehrlichiosis.
For the most part human babesiosis is fairly uncommon, but reported cases particularly here in the Lower Hudson Valley have been on the rise recently," said Dr.
scapularis transmits human babesiosis (Spielman et al.
Ehrlichiosis is a recently recognized tick-associated disease afflicting humans, and human babesiosis continues to threaten human health.

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