Babesiosis
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Babesiosis
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.
Babesiosis
"babesiosis": 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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Babesiosis has been defined 2 different ways in documents like 2014 NAL Thesaurus, 2015 NAL Glossary.

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