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.


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Life cycle of <b>Babesia</b> microti

Life cycle of Babesia microti
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<b>Babesia</b> lifecycle

Babesia lifecycle
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<b>Babesiosis</b>

Babesiosis
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Introduction

Introduction
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<b>Babesia</b> sp. in a thin blood

Babesia sp. in a thin blood
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<b>Babesiosis</b> is caused by

Babesiosis is caused by
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of Giemsa-stained <b>Babesia</b>

of Giemsa-stained Babesia
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including <b>babesiosis</b>.

including babesiosis.
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