Haemophilus aegyptius


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Haemophilus aegyptius

[hē‚mäf·ə·ləs ə′jip·tē·əs]
(microbiology)
A pathogenic bacterium associated with acute contagious forms of conjunctivitis and Brazilian purpuric fever.
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Evolution of the paralogous hap and iga genes in Haemophilus influenzae: evidence for a conserved hap pseudogene associated with microcolony formation in the recently diverged Haemophilus aegyptius and H.
Isolation of Haemophilus aegyptius associated with Brazilian purpuric fever, of Chloropidae (Diptera) of the genera Hippelates and Liohippelates [in Portuguese].