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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Prevalence of Mycoplasma suis (Eperythrozoon suis) infection in swine and swine-farm workers in Shanghai, China.
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).
Anaemia and low viability in piglets infected with Eperythrozoon suis. Vet Rec.