Ehrlichia

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Ehrlichia

[er′lik·ē·ə]
(microbiology)
A genus of the tribe Ehrlichieae; coccoid to ellipsoidal or pleomorphic cells; intracellular parasites in cytoplasm of host leukocytes.
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Reports of immunocompromised patients with Ehrlichia infection Immunocompromised state Age Form of ehrlichiosis Rheumatoid arthritis, on methotrexate 49 Ehrlichia ewingii Emphysema, on prednisone 65 E.
Intravascular persistence of Anaplasma platys, Ehrlichia chaffeensis, and Ehrlichia ewingii DNA in the blood of a dog and two family members.
Ehrlichia ewingii, previously known as a canine parasite, was detected by this technique in circulating leukocytes of four patients with febrile illness.
Human infection with Ehrlichia ewingii, the agent of Ozark canine granulocytic ehrlichiosis.
Sequential evaluation of dogs naturally infected with Ehrlichia canis, Ehrlichia chaffeensis, Ehrlichia equi, Ehrlichia ewingii, or Bartonella vinsonii.
ricinus, whereas Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Ehrlichia ewingii are transmitted by Amblyomma americanum ticks (5,6).