Eperythrozoon

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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.
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Due to the plasmodiastatic effect brought about by Eperythrozoon coccoides, the [ED.
Such plasmodiastatic effect has been attributed to possible blood contamination by Eperythrozoon coccoides (9).
Phylogenetic analysis and description of Eperythrozoon coccoides, proposal to transfer to the genus Mycoplasma as Mycoplasma coccoides.