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What is the definition of Babesiosis?
Babesiosis refers to a condition caused by microscopic parasites that infect the red blood cells. Many people who are infected with Babesia parasites do not experience any symptoms of the condition. When present, signs and symptoms may include flu-like symptoms such as fever, chills, headache, body aches, nausea and fatigue. In severe cases, Babesiosis may be associated with hemolytic anemia. Babesia parasites are primarily spread by infected ticks.
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What are the alternative names for Babesiosis?
  • Babesiosis
  • Babesia parasite infection
  • Human babesiosis
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Description of Case of Infection With a New Species of Babesia and Its Molecular Diagnosis

Summary: Babesiosis is a potentially very serious infection, but too little known. investigators want to raise their clinical colleagues and remind fellow biologists of the importance of choosing a good molecular diagnosis so as not to give false-negative results.

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Fever After Tick Bite (FATB) Study; Determining the Etiology of Tick-Borne Human Infections in Northern Europe

Summary: The proposed study is a collaboration between Microbiology, SU/Sahlgrenska and the Infectious Diseases clinic at SU/Östra as well as several Infectious Diseases clinics throughout Sweden aiming at improving microbiological diagnostic assays regarding the early identification of tick-borne microorganisms (including as of yet unidentified pathogens) capable of causing human disease using modern diag...

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Published Date: May 02, 2022
Published By: Genetic and Rare Diseases Informnation Center

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