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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Expanded Geographic Distribution and Clinical Characteristics of Ehrlichia ewingii Infections, United States
In addition to E chaffeensis, two other causes of ehrlichiosis are Anaplasma phagocytophilum, the causative organism in human granulocytic anaplasmosis, and Ehrlichia ewingii.
25) Ehrlichia ewingii is known to cause a mild febrile illness in humans and may account for as much as 7% of all human ehrlichiosis cases in the United States.
Intravascular persistence of Anaplasma platys, Ehrlichia chaffeensis, and Ehrlichia ewingii DNA in the blood of a dog and two family members.
The order should be as follows: Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Ehrlichia chaffeensis, Ehrlichia ewingii, and Undetermined.
LST's transmit STARI, southern tick associated rash illness, a disease that mimics Lyme disease, as well as monocytic ehrlichiosis, Ehrlichia ewingii ehrlichiosis, rickettsiosis and tularemia.
Sequential Evaluation of Dogs Naturally Infected with Ehrlichia canis, Ehrlichia chaffeensis, Ehrlichia equi, Ehrlichia ewingii or Bartonella vinsonii.
3) There also have been a few documented cases of HME caused by Ehrlichia ewingii.
Other causes of tick-borne ehrlichioses, including Ehrlichia ewingii.
Detection of bacterial agents in Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) from Georgia, USA, and the use of a multiplex assay to differentiate Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Ehrlichia ewingii.
2008) demostraram que a infeccao com Ehrlichia ewingii atrasa a apoptose espontanea de neutrofilos caninos por estabilizacao do potencial de membrana mitocondrial.