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Disease Babesiosis

Name Babesiosis
Synonyms Babesia Parasite Infection | Babesia Parasite Infections | Babesiases | Babesiasis | Babesioses | Babesioses, Human | Babesiosis, Human | Human Babesioses | Human Babesiosis | Infection, Babesia Parasite | Infections, Babesia Parasite | Piroplasmoses | Piroplasmosis
Definition A group of tick-borne diseases of mammals including ZOONOSES in humans. They are caused by protozoa of the genus BABESIA, which parasitize erythrocytes, producing hemolysis. In the U.S., the organism's natural host is mice and transmission is by the deer tick IXODES SCAPULARIS.
Categories Animal disease | Parasitic disease
MeSH® ID D001404
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1. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Parasitic Diseases, Animal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Protozoan Infections, Animal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Babesiosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Protozoan Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Protozoan Infections, Animal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Babesiosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Protozoan Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Tick-Borne Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Babesiosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesAnimal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Parasitic Diseases, Animal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Protozoan Infections, Animal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Babesiosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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