babesiosis


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Related to babesiosis: ehrlichiosis, leishmaniasis, Q fever

ba·be·si·o·sis

 (bə-bē′zē-ō′sĭs) also bab·e·si·a·sis (băb′ĭ-zī′ə-sĭs)
n.
1. Any of several tick-borne infections of domestic and wild animals that are caused by protozoans of the genus Babesia.
2. A human disease caused by infection of red blood cells by protozoans of the genus Babesia that are transmitted by deer ticks, characterized by fever, malaise, and hemolytic anemia. In the United States, it occurs chiefly in the Northeast and Midwest. In both senses also called piroplasmosis.

babesiosis

(bəˌbiːzɪˈəʊsɪs) or

babesiasis

n
(Veterinary Science) vet science a tick-borne disease of domesticated and wild mammals as well as humans, caused by a protozoan of the genera Babesia and characterized by fever, anaemia, jaundice, and in severe cases leading to death

ba•be•si•o•sis

(bəˌbi ziˈoʊ sɪs)

n.
any of several tick-borne diseases of cattle, dogs, horses, sheep, and swine, caused by babesias and characterized by fever and languor.
[1910–15]
Translations

babesiosis

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Canine babesiosis and ehrlichiosis are two ticks borne parasitic and bacterial pathogen of dogs with zoonotic importance.
These highly trained and very expensive dogs work in very remote and sometimes extremely inhospitable terrain in a part of the world that is rife with often fatal tick borne disease like Ehrlichiosis or Babesiosis.
8 after his liver and kidneys failed due to a severe case of Babesiosis, caused from a tick bite, according to the state medical examiner.
Babesiosis is an emerging zoonotic disease caused primarily by Babesia microti, an intraerythocytic protozoan.
La tripanosomosis, anaplasmosis y la babesiosis en bovino (Bos Taurus/Bos indicus), son un conjunto de enfermedades tropicales originadas por microorganismos que presentan tropismo por la sangre de los bovinos, por lo que en su conjunto son agentes que ocasionan enfermedades y son conocidos bajo el nombre de hemotropicos [35].
They can carry tick-borne pathogens which can result in diseases such as Lyme Disease and Babesiosis.
BOSTON -- The spirochete that causes Lyme disease in humans may be lending a helping hand to the weaker protozoan that causes babesiosis, escalating the rate of human babesiosis cases in regions where both are endemic.