borrelia(redirected from Borrelia theileri)
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Related to Borrelia theileri: Spirochaetaceae, Borrelia recurrentis, Borrelia garinii
Any of various spirochetes of the genus Borrelia that are pathogens of humans, other mammals, and birds, including the causal agents of Lyme disease and relapsing fever.
[New Latin, after Amédée Borrel (1867-1936), French bacteriologist.]
a genus of helical spirochete bacteria, some causing relapsing fever