Ehrlichia


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Related to Ehrlichia: Ehrlichia canis, Ehrlichia chaffeensis

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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ovatus ticks, and Ehrlichia chaffeensis has been detected in deer (3-6).
chaffeensis, but we identified 2 potentially new Ehrlichia species.
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Because of the regional distribution of all the tickborne diseases, the VetScan Canine Ehrlichia Antibody Test Kit, which employs a patent-protected method of detecting antibodies reactive to outer membrane proteins of the Ehrlichia bacteria, will be an important new product in providing regionally appropriate diagnostic capabilities that can produce improved patient outcomes in a timely and cost-efficient manner.
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Detection and identification of Ehrlichia species in blood by use of PCR and electrospray ionization mass spectrometry.
The current testing for Babesia, Bartonella, and Ehrlichia is markedly flawed.
This is now in addition to the six previously commercialized PCRun(TM) molecular detection test kits for canine Leptospira, Ehrlichia canis, Anaplasma platys, Parvovirus, Leishmania and Feline Mycoplasma haemofelis.
Ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis are emerging tickborne zoonoses caused by Ehrlichia spp.
The ticks pass a pathogenic organism known as ehrlichia canis into the dog's bloodstream upon biting, which is responsible for the disease.