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Disease Bartonella Infections

Name Bartonella Infections
Synonyms Bartonella Infection | Bartonelloses | Bartonellosis | Carrion Disease | Carrion's Disease | Carrions Disease | Cat Scratch Fever | Cat Scratch Fevers | Disease, Carrion | Disease, Carrion's | Fever, Cat Scratch | Fever, Oroya | Fevers, Cat Scratch | Infection, Bartonella | Infection, Rochalimaea | Infections, Bartonella | Infections, Rochalimaea | Oroya Fever | Rochalimaea Infection | Rochalimaea Infections | Scratch Fever, Cat | Scratch Fevers, Cat | Verruga Peruana
Definition Infections by the genus BARTONELLA. Bartonella bacilliformis can cause acute febrile anemia, designated Oroya fever, and a benign skin eruption, called verruga peruana. BARTONELLA QUINTANA causes TRENCH FEVER, while BARTONELLA HENSELAE is the etiologic agent of bacillary angiomatosis (ANGIOMATOSIS, BACILLARY) and is also one of the causes of CAT-SCRATCH DISEASE in immunocompetent patients.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis
MeSH® ID D001474
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DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Bartonellaceae Infections Bartonella Infections

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Bartonella Infections
  Angiomatosis, Bacillary
  Cat-Scratch Disease
  Trench Fever