spirochetemia


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spirochetemia

[‚spī·rə‚kēd′ē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
The presence of spirochetes in the blood.
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DNA sequencing diagnosis of off-season spirochetemia with low bacterial density in Borrelia burgdorferi and Borrelia miyamotoi infections.
Samples of wild ticks were injected intraperitoneally into guinea pigs, and one guinea pig produced detectable levels of spirochetemia.
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TBRF is responsible for recurring fever associated with spirochetemia.
White-tailed deer develop spirochetemia following experimental infection with Borrelia lonestari.
White-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) develop spirochetemia following experimental infection with Borrelia lonestari.
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hermsii produced a detectable spirochetemia in 1 chicken inoculated subcutaneously.
Briefly, successive waves of spirochetemia characteristically seen in relapsing fever are associated with different antigenic variants, which result from rearrangement of silent variable membrane protein genes into an expression locus.