Eperythrozoon

Eperythrozoon

[‚ep·ə‚rith·rə′zō·ən]
(microbiology)
A genus of the family Anaplasmataceae; rings and coccoids occur on erythrocytes and in the plasma of various vertebrates.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
The detection of Mycoplasma (formerly Eperythrozoon) wenyonii by 16S rDNA PCR and denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis.
Two distinct species have been identified in cattle, namely, Mycoplasma wenyonii (formerly Eperythrozoon wenyonii) (ADLER & ELLENBOGEN, 1934) and a provisional species Candidatus Mycoplasma haemobos', also known as 'Ca.
A note on two new blood parasites of cattle, Eperythrozoon and Bartonella.
On the basis of its microscopic appearance, the infectious agent was thought to be an Eperythrozoon spp.
Prevalence of Mycoplasma suis (Eperythrozoon suis) infection in swine and swine-farm workers in Shanghai, China.
Due to the plasmodiastatic effect brought about by Eperythrozoon coccoides, the [ED.sub.50] of artesunic acid and PCE was calculated based on Day 7 and not Day 4.
Such plasmodiastatic effect has been attributed to possible blood contamination by Eperythrozoon coccoides (9).
They are potential vectors of hog cholera and eperythrozoonosis, a reckettsial disease caused by Eperythrozoon suis which causes anemia and icterus (yellow discoloration of mucus membranes, sclera and inner ears).
One possible explanation for the anemic condition of the 1991 hares was a blood parasite such as Babesia spp., Eperythrozoon spp., or Hemobartonella spp.
(formerly Eperythrozoon ovis), an eperythrocytic agent of haemolytic anaemia in sheep and goats.